Information about a product
Glass bead trade in Northeast Africa.The evidence from Meroitic and post-Meroitic Nubia - PDF

Click to zoom

By combining macroscopic and laboratory analyses of glass beads found at the Meroitic and late antique Nubian sites the study of bead types and glass groups used in their manufacture allows to confirm strong... czytaj więcej

Glass bead trade in Northeast Africa.The evidence from Meroitic and post-Meroitic Nubia - PDF

Joanna Then-Obłuska with Barbara Wagner
Name of the series / journal: PAM Monograph Series
Date of realise: 2019-07-08
Place and year of publication: Warszawa 2019
availability:
200,00 zł
140.00 / 1egz.
You save 30% (60,00 zł).
Out Of Stock
Edition:
1
Place and year of publication:
Warszawa 2019
Publication language:
angielski
ISBN/ISSN:
978-83-235-3907-0
EAN:
9788323539070
Number of page:
316
Size of the file:
6,48 MB
Publication type:
Praca naukowa
DOI:
https://doi.org/10.31338/uw.9788323539070
By combining macroscopic and laboratory analyses of glass beads found at the Meroitic and late antique Nubian sites the study of bead types and glass groups used in their manufacture allows to confirm strong trade connections between Nubia and Mediterranean cultures. They bring evidence for circulation not only Egyptian but also Levantine glass in Northeast Africa as far as the region upstream the Sixth Cataract. Besides, the find of ready-made Sri Lankan/South Indian objects in late antique Nubian graves stimulates reflection on the extensive trade between the Nubia and the Red Sea coast. Eventually, the results provide the first evidence of the involvement of Nubia in the Asian maritime trade, whether directly or indirectly.

See other publications from the series: PAM Monograph Series »

Book review published in the journal Azania: Archaeological Research in Africa, Volume 55, 2020 (Taylor & Francis publisher) >>>

Zamknij
Jplayer
This page uses cookie files to provide its services in accordance to Cookies Usage Policy. You can determine conditions of storing or access to cookie files in your web browser.
Close
pixel