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October 1955 (59.4)

Volume Index

Volume 59 (1955) Index (Open Access)


The South Wall of Balkh-Bactra (pp. 267–276)
Rodney S. Young

Two Etruscan Mirrors in San Francisco (pp. 277–286)
Mario A. del Chiaro

Zeus Herkeios: Thematic Unity in the Hekatompedon Sculptures (pp. 287–301)
Thalia Phillies Howe

News Letter from Rome (pp. 303–314)
A.W. van Buren

The Arts and King Nabonidus (pp. 315–318)
Berta Segall

A Portrait of Claudius (pp. 319–322)
Elmer G. Suhr


Thomas James Dunbabin (p. 323)
Martin Robertson

Book Reviews

Arrest and Movement, an Essay on Space and Time in the Representational Art of the Ancient Near East (pp. 325–327)
By H.A. Groenewegen-Frankfort
Reviewed by William Kelly Simpson

Everyday Life in Babylon and Assyria (pp. 327–328)
By Georges Contenau, K.R. Maxwell-Hyslop, and A.R. Maxwell-Hyslop
Reviewed by Edith Porada

The Ancient Near East in Pictures Relating to the Old Testament (pp. 328–330)
By James B. Pritchard
Reviewed by Karl Katz

Qataban and Sheba: Exploring the Ancient Kingdoms on the Biblical Spice Routes of Arabia (pp. 330–331)
By Wendell Phillips
Reviewed by Joan Lines

The Alalakh Tablets (pp. 331–332)
By D.J. Wiseman
Reviewed by Joan Lines

Iran: From the Earliest Times to the Islamic Conquest (pp. 332–334)
By R. Ghirshman
Reviewed by Joan Lines

Persepolis, Volume I, Structures, Reliefs, Inscriptions (pp. 334–337)
By Erich F. Schmidt
Reviewed by C.K. Wilkinson

Torsion. Eine formenkundliche Untersuchung zur aigaiischen Vorgeschichte (p. 337)
By Friedrich Matz
Reviewed by Machteld J. Mellink

Kretisch-mykenische Siegelbilder. Stilgeschichtliche und chronologische Untersuchungen (pp. 337–338)
By Hagen Biesantz
Reviewed by Machteld J. Mellink

Ocherki po istorii plemen evropeiskoi chasti sssr v neoliticheskuyu epokhu (pp. 338–340)
By A. Ia. Bryusov
Reviewed by Irwin Scollar

Fouilles exécutées à Mallia. Exploration des maisons et quartiers d’habitation (1921–1948). Premiere fascicule (pp. 340–341)
By Pierre Demargne and Hubert Gallet de Santerre
Reviewed by Saul S. Weinberg

Die Gleichnisse Homers und die Bildkunst seiner Zeit (pp. 341–342)
By Roland Hampe
Reviewed by Marjorie J. Milne

Greek Portraits. A Study of Their Development (pp. 342–343)
By Gisela M.A. Richter
Reviewed by Margarete Bieber

Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum. Germany fascicule 10, Heidelberg, University, fascicule 1 (p. 343)
By Konrad Schauenburg
Reviewed by Dietrich von Bothmer

Attic Vase Paintings in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston: Part II, Text Nos. 66–113 (pp. 344–346)
By J.D. Beazley
Reviewed by Lucy Talcott

The Farwell Collection (pp. 346–347)
By Franklin P. Johnson
Reviewed by A.D. Trendall

Greek Coins. A History of Metallic Currency and Coinage down to the Fall of the Hellenistic Kingdoms (pp. 347–349)
By Charles Seltman
Reviewed by Cornelius Vermeule

Opuscula Romana. Vol. I (pp. 349–351)
Reviewed by Cornelius Vermeule

The Roman Town and Villa at Great Casterton Rutland. Second Interim Report for the Years 1951–1953 (pp. 351–352)
By Philip Corder
Reviewed by Cornelius Vermeule

Nederlands Kunsthistorisch Jaarboek (Netherlands Year-Book for History of Art), Vol. 5, 1954 (pp. 352–354)
By G.J. Hoogewerff
Reviewed by Cornelius Vermeule

Festschrift des Römisch-Germanischen Zentralmuseums in Mainz 1952 (pp. 354–355)
By Hans Klumbach
Reviewed by Howard Comfort

The Book of Beasts (pp. 355–356)
By T.H. White
Reviewed by Richard H. Randall, Jr.

Catalogue of Astrological and Mythological Illuminated Manuscripts of the Latin Middle Ages, Vol. III, 1–2. Manuscripts in English Libraries (pp. 356–357)
By Fritz Saxl, Hans Meier, and Harry Bober
Reviewed by Lilian M.C. Randall

Early Man in America, a Study in Prehistory (pp. 357–358)
By E.H. Sellards
Reviewed by Ruth D. Simpson

The Horse in Blackfoot Indian Culture (p. 358)
By John C. Ewers
Reviewed by Frank Gilbert Roe

The Burial Complex of the Reigh Site, Winnebago County, Wisconsin (pp. 358–360)
By David A. Baerreis, Hiroshi Daifuku, and James E. Lundsted
Reviewed by Albert C. Spaulding

Prehistoric Stone Implements of Northeastern Arizona (p. 360)
By Richard B. Woodbury
Reviewed by Herbert W. Dick

Archeological Excavations in Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado, 1950 (pp. 360–361)
By James A. Lancaster, Jean M. Pinkley, Philip F. van Cleave, and Don Watson
Reviewed by Watson Smith