Search for dissertations about: "Etruscan"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 swedish dissertations containing the word Etruscan.

  1. 1. Satyrs on Etruscan black-figured vases

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Britten Henriksson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2005]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Etruscan; black-figured vases; satyrs;

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  2. 2. Crossing the Bridge An Interpretation of the Archaeological Remains in the Etruscan Bridge Complex at San Giovenale, Etruria

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Yvonne Backe-Forsberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Classical archaeology and ancient history; Etruscan; San Giovenale; bridge; chthonic; Vesuna; Lurs Larunita; gens; Urcena; Larth; Fasthi Alsi; sacellum; Orientalizing; Protovillanovan; Archaic; Hellenistic; pottery; Greek imports; inscriptions; ritual; liminal; rites of passage; sacrifices; banqueting; transit road; multiple functions; continuity; change; Antikens kultur och samhällsliv; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Historical cultures Classical archaeology and ancient history; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historiska kulturer Antikens kultur och samhälle; arkeologi; Archaeology;

    Abstract : This thesis discusses the archaeological remains in the Etruscan bridge complex, found during the excavations at San Giovenale in 1959–1963, and 1999. The aim has been to reach a holistic perspective of the bridge complex with the bridge seen as a link between topography, economy, social relationships, politics, symbols and ritual, reflecting its importance for the whole community at San Giovenale and its surroundings. READ MORE

  3. 3. Acquarossa : results of excavations conducted by the Swedish Institute of Classical Studies at Rome and the Soprintendenza alle antichità dell'Etruria meridionale. Vol. 4, Early Etruscan akroteria from Acquarossa and Poggio Civitate (Murlo)

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Åström

    Author : Eva Rystedt; [1983]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Roof decoration; architectural terracotta; akroterion; Etruscan; Late Orientalizing; Early Archaic; Acquarossa; Poggio Civitate Murlo ;

    Abstract : Two kinds of early Etruscan akroteria - cut-out and relief-modelled - are presented and analyzed for the first time in this study. The material comes from the sites of Acquarossa and Poggio Civitate (Murlo), where it belonged to the decoration of residential architecture. READ MORE

  4. 4. A globolo gems. Late Etrusco-Italic scarab intaglios

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Ulf Hansson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2005]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Etruscan; Etrusco-Italic; a globolo; scarab; engraved gem; glyptic; engraving technique; archaeogemmology; archaeology; find context; typology; iconography; standardisation; serial production; consumption; auto-representation;

    Abstract : The study treats a class of engraved scarab gems commonly known by the name of a globolo, produced in Central Italy in the Late Classical to Early Hellenistic periods. The point of departure is a newly developed database of all known specimens, which amount to 1,470, covering a wide range of information categories, which have guided the structure of the presentation. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Late etruscan votive heads from Tessennano. A study of production, distribution and sociohistorical context

    University dissertation from Martin Söderlind, Spinnarevägen 16, Södra Sandby

    Author : Martin Söderlind; [2000]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; mould circulation; terracotta sarcophagi; Roman colonization; petrographic microscopy; Late etruscan; mould generation; mould; archetype; votive head; terracotta; traveling workshops; velum; Ancient history; Antikens och forntidens historia;

    Abstract : The Late etruscan terracotta votive heads from Tessennano were found near a rural sanctuary about a hundred km to the North of Rome in 1956. Whereas the facial fronts are serially produced with moulds, the backs are handmade. READ MORE