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January 1997 (101.1)

Field Report

Archaeological Research at Aphrodisias in Caria, 1995 (pp. 1–22)
R.R.R. Smith and Christopher Ratté


The Chronology of Early Greek Pottery: New Evidence from Seventh-Century B.C. Destruction Levels in Israel (pp. 23–40)
Jane C. Waldbaum and Jodi Magness

The Politics of Perpetuation: Trajan’s Column and the Art of Commemoration (pp. 41–65)
Penelope J.E. Davies

The Palace of Lausus and Nearby Monuments in Constantinople: A Topographical Study (pp. 67–95)
Jonathan Bardill


Archaeology in Syria (pp. 97–148)
Harvey Weiss

Review Articles

Ex Oriente Books: Near Eastern Resources for Classicists (pp. 149–153)
Sarah P. Morris

Theatrical Archaeology (pp. 154–158)
Edith A. Hall

Egyptomanias (pp. 158–161)
Helen Whitehouse

Book Reviews

The Limits of Settlement Growth: A Theoretical Outline (pp. 162–163)
By Roland Fletcher
Reviewed by Wendy Ashmore

Archaeology and Geographical Information Systems: A European Perspective (pp. 163–164)
Edited by Gary Lock and Zoran Stančič
Reviewed by Julian D. Richards

Early Civilizations: Ancient Egypt in Context (p. 164)
By Bruce G. Trigger
Reviewed by Colin Renfrew

From Farmers to Pharaohs: Mortuary Evidence for the Rise of Complex Society in Egypt (pp. 165–166)
By Kathryn A. Bard
Reviewed by Janet E. Richards

The Old Kingdom Cemetery at Hamra Dom (el-Qasr wa es-Saiyad) (pp. 165–166)
By Torgny Säve-Söderbergh
Reviewed by Janet E. Richards

The Ancient Near East c. 3000–330 B.C. I–II (pp. 166–167)
By Amélie Kuhrt
Reviewed by D.T. Potts

Ancient Near Eastern Art (pp. 167–169)
By Dominique Collon
Reviewed by Nicolò Marchetti

The Archaeology of Death in the Ancient Near East (pp. 169–170)
Edited by Stuart Campbell and Anthony Green
Reviewed by Geoff Emberling

Uruk: Die Gräber (pp. 169–170)
By Rainer Michael Boehmer, Friedhelm Pedde, and Beate Salje
Reviewed by Geoff Emberling

Excavations by K.M. Kenyon in Jerusalem 1961–1967 IV: The Iron Age Cave Deposits on the South-East Hill and Isolated Burials and Cemeteries Elsewhere (pp. 170–172)
By I. Eshel and K. Prag
Reviewed by Piotr Bienkowski

Living on the Fringe: The Archaeology and History of the Negev, Sinai and Neighbouring Regions in the Bronze and Iron Ages (pp. 170–172)
By Israel Finkelstein
Reviewed by Piotr Bienkowski

Nea Nikomedeia. The Excavation of an Early Neolithic Village in Northern Greece, 1961–1964 I: The Excavation and the Ceramic Assemblage (pp. 172–173)
By Gillian Pyke, Paraskevi Yiouni, and R.J. Rodden
Reviewed by Karen D. Vitelli

Pseira I: The Minoan Buildings on the West Side of Area A (pp. 173–174)
By Philip P. Betancourt and Costis Davaras
Reviewed by Oliver Dickinson

The Coroplastic Art of Ancient Cyprus IV. The Cypro-Archaic Period Small Male Figurines (pp. 174–175)
By Vassos Karageorghis
Reviewed by Frieda Vandenabeele

Exchange in Ancient Greece (pp. 175–176)
By Sitta von Reden
Reviewed by John H. Kroll

Greek Transport Amphorae: A Petrological and Archaeological Study (pp. 176–177)
By Ian K. Whitbread
Reviewed by Mark L. Lawall

Polykleitos, the Doryphoros and Tradition (pp. 177–178)
Edited by Warren G. Moon
Reviewed by John Boardman

L’immagine del vincitore: L’atleta nella statuaria greca dall’età arcaica all’ellenismo (pp. 178–179)
By Federico Rausa
Reviewed by Elizabeth Bartman

L’atleta di Fano (pp. 178–179)
By Antonietta Viacava
Reviewed by Elizabeth Bartman

Reliefs und Epigramme griechischer Privatgrabmäler: Zeugnisse bürgerlichen Selbstverständnisses vom 4. bis 2. Jahrhundert v. Chr. (pp. 179–180)
By Christine Breuer
Reviewed by Joseph W. Day

Camées et intailles I.1–2: Les portraits grecs du Cabinet des médailles (pp. 180–181)
By Marie-Louise Vollenweider
Reviewed by Dimitris Plantzos

Die frei stehende griechische Exedra (pp. 181–182)
By Suzanne Freifrau von Thüngen
Reviewed by Christopher Ratté

Das Wrack: Die antike Schiffsfund von Mahdia I–II (pp. 182–184)
Edited by G. Hellenkemper Salies
Reviewed by J.C. Fant

A Mediterranean Valley: Landscape Archaeology and Annales History in the Biferno Valley (pp. 184–185)
By Graeme Barker
Reviewed by Peter van Dommelen

The Biferno Valley Survey: The Archaeological and Geomorphological Record (pp. 184–185)
Edited by Graeme Barker
Reviewed by Peter van Dommelen

Quis deum? L’expression plastique des idéologies politiques et religieuses à Rome à la fin de la République et au début du Principat (pp. 185–187)
By Gilles Sauron
Reviewed by David Castriota

Portrait Mummies from Roman Egypt (I–IV Centuries A.D.) with a Catalog of Portrait Mummies in Egyptian Museums (pp. 187–188)
By Lorelei H. Corcoran
Reviewed by Barbara Borg

Domestic and Divine: Roman Mosaics in the House of Dionysos (pp. 188–189)
By Christine Kondoleon
Reviewed by Stephen R. Zwirn

Cité et territoire: Colloque européen (pp. 189–190)
Edited by Monique Clavel-Lévêque and Rosa Plana-Mallart
Reviewed by Panagiotis Doukellis

De la terre au ciel: paysages et cadastres antiques (XIIe Stage international, Besançon, 29–31 mars 1993) (pp. 189–190)
By Monique Clavel-Lévêque, Isabelle Jouffroy, and Anne Vignot
Reviewed by Panagiotis Doukellis

Book Notes

Arkeologjia: Materiale, studime dhe informacione arkeologjike (p. 191)
Reviewed by Karl M. Petruso

Journal of Material Culture 1.1 (pp. 191–192)
Edited by Daniel Miller and Christopher Tilley
Reviewed by Carla M. Sinopoli

A Slice through Time: Dendrochronology and Precision Dating (p. 192)
By Michael G.L. Baillie
Reviewed by Peter Ian Kuniholm

Mesopotamia and the East: An Archaeological and Historical Study of Foreign Relations, ca. 3400–2000 B.C. (pp. 192–193)
By Timothy Potts
Reviewed by Mark W. Chavalas

Mycenaean Athens (p. 193)
By P.A. Mountjoy
Reviewed by Patrick M. Thomas

Classical Art in the Nicholson Museum, Sydney (pp. 193–194)
Edited by Alexander Cambitoglou and E.G.D. Robinson
Reviewed by Susan Woodford

Archaiologia on Archaic Greek Body Armour (p. 194)
By Eero Jarva
Reviewed by A.H. Jackson

Spina e la ceramica attica (pp. 194–195)
By Nereo Alfieri, edited by S. Patitucci
Reviewed by Lucilla Burn

Πλινιοσ ο Πρεσβυτεροσ περι τησ αρχαιασ ελληνικησ ζωγραφικησ (35° βιβλιο τησ “Φυσικησ Ιστοριασ”) (p. 195)
Edited byy A.V. Levidis
Reviewed by Elizabeth Kosmetatou

The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Rome (pp. 195–196)
By Chris Scarre
Reviewed by Richard J.A. Talbert

Excavations at La Giostra: A Mid-Republican Fortress outside Rome (p. 196)
By Mette Moltesen and J. Rasmus Brandt
Reviewed by T.J. Cornell

I sarcofagi romani in Sicilia, 2 (pp. 196–197)
By Vincenzo Tusa
Reviewed by Eve D’Ambra

Archéologie et droit de l’urbanisme en Europe (p. 197)
Edited by Yves Jégouzo and Pierre-Laurent Frier
Reviewed by Patty Gerstenblith

Books Received

List of Books Received (pp. 198–200)