TITLE

CHAPTER 2: METHODS OF CERAMIC ANALYSIS

AUTHOR(S)
ERICKSON, BRICE L.
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Hesperia Supplements;2010, Issue 45, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses methods of analyzing Cretan ceramics, with a particular focus on black gloss (b.g.) pottery. According to the author, these methods have led to the identification and sequencing of ten distinct local styles of b.g. pottery manufacture. Details on the roles of morphology and archaeological context in determining the chronology of pottery artifacts are presented. Other topics discussed include seriation, drinking cups, and the production and consumption of b.g. pottery
ACCESSION #
87646909

 

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