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Classical Antiquity. 2015; 34133–73 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2015.34.1.33
Published: 01 April 2015
...Jaś Elsner Through a specific example, this paper explores the problems of empiricism and ideology in the uses of material-cultural and visual evidence for the writing of ancient history. The focus is on an Athenian documentary stele with a fine relief from the late fifth century bc, the history of...
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Classical Antiquity. 2020; 39157–94 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2020.39.1.57
Published: 01 April 2020
... (5th c. BCE); Life of Aesop (W) 20 (unclear). Sardis Hdt. 3.48 (5th c. BCE); Hdt. 8.104 (5th c. BCE). North Aegean Abdera SEG 47.1026 slave transit tax (3rd c. BCE). Abydos Aristophanes fr. 556 K-A (5th c. BCE). Ainos Antiph. 5.20 (5th c. BCE). Amphipolis SEG 28.537 slave trader funerary stele (1st c...
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Classical Antiquity. 2016; 352189–214 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2016.35.2.189
Published: 01 October 2016
... to study and publish the objects in Thebes, Rhodes, and Athens was invaluable, and Kurtis Tanaka helped me obtain images in the final stage. Finally, I am very grateful to Yiannis Fappas at the Archaeological Museum of Thebes for allowing me to study the stele of Mnasitheos while the museum was...
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Classical Antiquity. 2018; 372321–350 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2018.37.2.321
Published: 01 October 2018
... selective inscrip- tional testimonia for the cult of Asklepios, do not include the fragmentary remnants of the C and D stelai. While the C stele is overall in bad shape, it nevertheless contains legible materials, for which see LiDonnici 1995: 117 31. 5. Later authors like Pliny (NH 29.1.4), Pausanias...
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Classical Antiquity. 2018; 372267–320 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2018.37.2.267
Published: 01 October 2018
... multiple archaeological sites and the ritual shovels that appear in Charu s hands in several extant Etruscan funerary stelae.46 But the most striking examples of signifying objects poised between Rome and Etruria that mediate between human and divine worlds are to be found in the iconographic toolkits of...
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Classical Antiquity. 2017; 362236–287 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2017.36.2.236
Published: 01 October 2017
... most conspicuous place in the city as an unambiguous reference to Kolonna Hill, and seemed to be supported by a first-century BCE honorary inscription set up for one Diodorus, an Agoranomos, which specified that the stele itself should be set up ( in the most conspicuous place of the city beside...
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Classical Antiquity. 2017; 361104–129 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2017.36.1.104
Published: 01 April 2017
... inferred), but there are two loanwords from Greek: ana emataz, Gk. dedication, offering, and iztratag Gk. general. 89 In Lycian, there are only a handful of loanwords, including sttala- stele, Greek stele, sttrat[] general, Greek general, and trijere- tri- reme, Greek 90 Although Lycian stta...
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Classical Antiquity. 2016; 352247–278 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2016.35.2.247
Published: 01 October 2016
... the use of the star-spangled canopy ( uraniskos ) in Greek cults of celestial deities, see Crane 1952; in later art, see Lehmann 1945, Swift and Alwis 2010. 24. Callimachus fr. 228 Pfeiffer, with scholion. On Arsinoe as Pole Star, see Green 2004: 248. The Mendes Stele records that Arsinoe ascended to...
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Classical Antiquity. 2015; 342209–251 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2015.34.2.209
Published: 01 October 2015
... towers belonging to the fortification circuit of Demetrias. From five, Arvanitopoulos recovered a total of 349 painted grave stelai built into the rubble core of the towers.1 Among these was the stele of Antigenes, the son of Sotimos, a citizen of Demetrias. A trumpeter for a company of hoplites...
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Classical Antiquity. 2015; 341121–162 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2015.34.1.121
Published: 01 April 2015
... turned into a stele, on which, beginning with his own, the names of the city s traitors or ostracized politicians were inscribed.27 The symbolism of the shattered vase is recognized in a fragment of a lost play by Aristophanes, where one speaker says to the other, What shall I do with you, you devil...
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Classical Antiquity. 2014; 332319–346 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2014.33.2.319
Published: 01 October 2014
... conferral, the specification of not long before the Thirty perfectly suits the Great Dionysia of 404. It also seems highly unlikely that the stele which preserves the inscription would have been erected on the Acropolis when the occasion that it stipulates for Epikerdes crowning had never actually taken...
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Classical Antiquity. 2013; 322283–321 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2013.32.2.283
Published: 01 October 2013
... an inscription on a grave stele dated to the second quarter of the fourth century bc from Menidi (ancient Acharnai) (SEG 16.193). Atop the stele above a relief of an eagle clutching a serpent in its talons the inscription reads: upsilongrave ] C Kleobolos an Acharnian a seer. An epigram in...
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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; 321200–242 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ca.2013.32.1.200
Published: 01 April 2013
... up the story: Responding to the pair s powerful love the people of Iasos built a single tomb for the handsome young man and the passionate dolphin upsilonperispomene) and set up a stele depicting a beautiful boy riding a dolphin. They also struck a coin of silver and one of bronze illustrating the...
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Classical Antiquity. 2012; 312151–192 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2012.31.2.151
Published: 01 October 2012
... 1933, a mid-fourth-century inscribed stele which bore another hon- orific decree of the people of Halai was purchased by an antique shop in Athens. Soon after, it came to the attention of two archaeologists, who produced two independent editions of it.25 No specific or reliable information about the...
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Classical Antiquity. 2012; 312193–255 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2012.31.2.193
Published: 01 October 2012
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Classical Antiquity. 2011; 302179–212 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2011.30.2.179
Published: 01 October 2011
... might be an epigram on the top of the stele,29 on the bottom of the stele,30 or (perhaps more commonly) on the base into which the stele was set.31 The names of the dead were written without patronymics and organized according to the ten Attic tribes established by Kleisthenes. On eleven stones one or...
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Classical Antiquity. 2012; 31156–91 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2012.31.1.56
Published: 01 April 2012
... Lichtheim 1976: 37 (a stele erected by the pharaoh Thutmose III [mid-fifteenth century bc]) and Lichtheim 1997a: 36 and 37 (Destruction of Mankind, probably from the time of the Middle Kingdom but found in temples of the New Kingdom). 47. See George 1999: 204 (a poem on the death of Bilgames) and Black et...
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Classical Antiquity. 2011; 302279–317 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2011.30.2.279
Published: 01 October 2011
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Classical Antiquity. 2010; 29168–91 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/CA.2010.29.1.68
Published: 01 April 2010
... study of the stele of Phanodikos, and to Peter Haarer and the Center for the Study of Ancient Documents of Oxford for supplying the alphabets charts that appear as Figures 9a and 9b. In the final stage, two anonymous readers for the journal and Mark Griffith and Steve Johnstone contributed helpful...