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Classical Antiquity. 2016; 352189–214 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2016.35.2.189
Published: 01 October 2016
...Seth Estrin Focusing on a single funerary monument of the late archaic period, this paper shows how such a monument could be used by a bereaved individual to externalize and communalize the cognitive, perceptual, and emotional effects of loss. Through a close examination of the monument’s sculpted...
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Classical Antiquity. 2000; 192209–231 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25011120
Published: 01 October 2000
...Andrew Feldherr According to many recent interpretations of Catullus 101, the ritual performance it describes serves primarily as a foil, highlighting the greater expressiveness and communicative power of the poem itself. I argue instead for using the complexities of Roman funerary ritual as a...
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Classical Antiquity. 2011; 302179–212 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2011.30.2.179
Published: 01 October 2011
..., the public reliefs, in contrast to private funerary reliefs, represented, through imagery and setting, struggle rather than victory. The selective remembrance and, paradoxically, frequent forgetting both enacted and enabled by the lists helped the Athenians elide internal political strife and...
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Classical Antiquity. 2020; 39157–94 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2020.39.1.57
Published: 01 April 2020
... fourth-century Laurion funerary inscriptions by Lauffer 1979; these are collected by Lewis 2011: 111 13. Demographic evidence from elsewhere is sporadic; for additional epigraphical lists, see Robert 1935: 459 (Chios, late 5th c. BCE), SEG 23.381 = IG IX.12 4.1778 (Rheneia, 3rd c. BCE; for discussion see...
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Classical Antiquity. 2020; 391126–151 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2020.39.1.126
Published: 01 April 2020
... The brothers are often shown laying out the bodies of the dead on fifth-century Athenian white-ground lekythoi used in private funerary rituals, a scene presumably designed to console mourners by equating death with the sweet release of sleep.8 Myth draws a similar connection in the tale of Endymion...
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Classical Antiquity. 2018; 37163–107 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2018.37.1.63
Published: 01 April 2018
... Press s Rights and Permissions website at httpwww.ucpressjournals.com/reprintinfo.asp. DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.1525/ca.2018.37.1.63 The tomb is a unique accomplishment even in the free-form world of Roman funerary architecture. Its travertine facades are each articulated into an undecorated socle, a reg...
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Classical Antiquity. 1996; 152189–202 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25011039
Published: 01 October 1996
...Derek B. Counts Although embalming is traditionally considered an Egyptian custom, ancient sources suggest that in imperial Rome the practice was not employed by Egyptians or Egyptianized Romans alone. The mos Romanorum in funerary ritual encompassed both cremation and inhumation, yet embalming...
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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 3812–35 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.1.2
Published: 01 April 2019
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Classical Antiquity. 2019; 38191–140 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2019.38.1.91
Published: 01 April 2019
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Classical Antiquity. 2018; 372267–320 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2018.37.2.267
Published: 01 October 2018
... early imperial sepulchral relief for two freedmen Licinii (CIL 14.2721 22), or the depiction of the faber navalis P. Longidienus with hammer in hand on another funerary relief (CIL 11.139); Koortbojian 1996: 223 for commentary. For the occupational association of the hammer with Hephaistos/Volcanus as...
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Classical Antiquity. 2018; 372321–350 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2018.37.2.321
Published: 01 October 2018
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Classical Antiquity. 2017; 362317–369 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2017.36.2.317
Published: 01 October 2017
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Classical Antiquity. 2016; 352279–314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2016.35.2.279
Published: 01 October 2016
... response to an imperial death, see the reaction to Germanicus funerary urn in Tacitus, where it is impossible to distinguish lamentations of men and women (uirorum feminarue planctus, Ann. 3.1.4). Woodman and Martin 1996: ad loc. note how Tacitus emphasizes the universality of grief and its outward...
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Classical Antiquity. 2016; 3511–44 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2016.35.1.1
Published: 01 April 2016
... Borbonus 2014. 36. ustores: Cic. Mil. 90, Catull. 49.4, Luc. 8.738, Mart. 3.93.23. See also Bodel 2000, Graham 2011 on use of funerary specialists. 37. De Architectura 2.9.15; cf. [Sen.] Herc. Oet. 1637 for the alternae trabes of the pyre of Hercules. 38. Museo Capitolino inv. no. 618, drawing at Noy...
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Classical Antiquity. 2015; 342209–251 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2015.34.2.209
Published: 01 October 2015
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Classical Antiquity. 2015; 342252–295 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2015.34.2.252
Published: 01 October 2015
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Classical Antiquity. 2015; 34133–73 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2015.34.1.33
Published: 01 April 2015
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Classical Antiquity. 2015; 3411–32 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2015.34.1.1
Published: 01 April 2015
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Classical Antiquity. 2013; 322322–377 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2013.32.2.322
Published: 01 October 2013
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Classical Antiquity. 2013; 32135–77 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2013.32.1.35
Published: 01 April 2013
... House of Hades, breathing out his life, and As we shall see, such use of the formula to indicate the irreversible moment of death is found in some really funerary contexts (the Pelinna gold tablets, and the deaths of Alcestis and Oedipus in tragedy), and it may well be that Homer uses this ritual...