Atlas of the Assyrian Pottery of the Iron Age by Stefano Anastasio

By Stefano Anastasio

Assyrian pottery of the Iron Age is a truly particular subject in close to jap archaeology: it truly is greatly subtle, regarding the growth of the 1st genuine "empire" in Western Asia, and it's well-characterized so far as its typology, production and ornament are involved. particularly from the VIII Century BC, the Assyrian coverage of cost within the conquered areas ended in a capillary profession of lots of the to be had landscapes within the provinces: the result's a large number of excavations with fabrics relationship to this era. The Atlas goals to boost a world typology that may be utilized to the full Assyrian repertory, so as to spotlight the most kinds and to outline their distinct chronology and diffusion within the a number of areas conquered via Assyrians.

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