Sculpture in the Parthian Empire

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Author  Hans Eric Mathiesen
Publisher  Aarhus University Press
Publication Date   December 1, 1993
ISBN  8772883111
Pages  232

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This is a study in the chronology of large scale Parthian sculptures. Using a variety of traits: iconographical details, historical identifications, technical details, inscriptions the author proposes a sequence and a chronology for sculptures from the central Parthian area. A second volume porvides a catalogue of some 225 pieces or groups with descriptions and comments on their traditional dating. illus. (Aarhus UP 1992)

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