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The Insula of the Menander at Pompeii: Volume III: The Finds, a Contextual Study

Penelope M. Allison


This book contains catalogues, analyses, photographs and drawings of some 2,000 archaeological artifacts excavated from the Insula of the Menander in Pompeii. The catalogues, and analyses are organized by provenance--buildings, rooms, and location within rooms--so that the reader can understand the artifacts as household assemblages. The functions of artifacts and groups of artifacts are discussed, as are the Latin names which are often given to these artifacts, and the relationships of these assemblages to the state of occupancy of the buildings in the Insula during the last years of Pompeii. ... More

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Print publication date: 2007 Print ISBN-13: 9780199263127
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2020 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780199263127.001.0001


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Penelope M. Allison, author

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