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Cypro-Minoan Inscriptions Volume 2: The Corpus,9780199693825
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Cypro-Minoan Inscriptions Volume 2: The Corpus

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Pub. Date:
2/19/2014
Publisher(s):
Oxford University Press
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Summary

This volume is the first comprehensive archaeological corpus of all the extant inscriptions written in the un-deciphered syllabary of Late Bronze Age Cyprus (1500-1200 BC): the so-called Cypro-Minoan script. Organized in a catalogue format, each object is analysed, illustrated, and accompanied by a detailed commentary on the context of recovery and typological characteristics with full bibliographical references. While a standalone reference work, it aims toshowcase the inscribed objects discussed in Volume 1: Analysis, fully illustrating them in a series of photographs, including 50 colour plates, and drawings.

Author Biography


Silvia Ferrara is a Research Fellow at the University of La Sapienza, Rome, Italy.

Table of Contents


Preface and Acknowledgements
List of Abbreviations
List of Illustrations and Plates
Introduction: An Archaeological Corpus
1.1. Historical Background
1.2. Definition of the Corpus
1.3. Corpus Structure and Order of Entry
1.4. Additions (ADD ##218-##243)
1.5. Appendices
THE INSCRIPTIONS: ##001-##243
Appendices
List of Cypro-Minoan Objects and their Functions
Sign Variants
General Bibliography


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