ARTH526 - MAT & METHODS MED ARCH: Material and Methods in the Study of the Ancient World

The art of Greece and its neighbors from the time of Alexander the Great to Roman dominion of the Mediterranean (c. 323 to 31 B.C.). Focus on painting and sculpture from major centers such as Alexandria and Pergamon.
Section 401 - SEM
A survey of the principal issues and techniques in Mediterranean archaeology, with extensive use of the Mediterranean collection in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. Topics include types of material (numismatics, metalwork, vases, architecture, sculpture), collections of the Museum (Near Eastern, Bronze Age, Etruscan, Cypriot, Greek, and Roman), and archaeological techniques (ceramic, faunal, and botanical analysis; surveying and digital imaging.
F 0130PM-0330PM
  • AAMW526401
  • CLST526401