TITLE

Royal Wooden Furniture from Gordion

AUTHOR(S)
Simpson, Elizabeth; Payton, Robert
PUB. DATE
November 1986
SOURCE
Archaeology;Nov/Dec86, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the inlaid wooden table excavated from the mound of King Midas in Gordion, which was once the capital city of the ancient kingdom of Phrygia. Work of excavating and preserving the tumuli in Gordion; Preservation of the wooden artifact which included making exact and detailed reconstruction drawings; Mounting of wood pieces of the table in plexiglass for display; Extraordinariness of the piece of furniture from Gordion.
ACCESSION #
15966518

 

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