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Salamis of Cyprus

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Salamis of Cyprus (2019), Waxmann Verlag, 48159 Münster, ISBN: 9783830984795

Table of content

  • Book Cover
  • Imprint
  • Contents
  • Abbreviations
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Address (Rector of the University of Cyprus)
  • Introductory Remarks on Some ‘Questions’ about Salamis – Seen from the Historical Perspective (Theo Mavrojannis)
  • Excavating at Salamis: 1952–1974. Reminiscences and Remarks (Vassos Karageorghis)
  • Jean Pouilloux le Salaminien (1917–1996) (Jacqueline Karageorghis (†))
  • Un cinquantenaire. La mission de l’université de Lyon à Salamine (Marguerite Yon)
  • I. Les débuts de l’aventure archéologique de Salamine
  • II. Les résultats, 1964-2014
  • III. Conclusion
  • Bibliographie
  • Crédits photographiques
  • From Salamis to Bloomsbury: Transporting the Bull’s Head Capital to the British Museum in 1891 (Thomas Kiely)
  • Cyprus and the Aegean in the Geometric Period: The Case of Salamis (Nota Kourou)
  • Cyprus and the Aegean during the Cypro-Geometric II period: The Euboean factor
  • A new facet of contacts in the Cypro-Geometric III period:The Attic component
  • The case of Salamis ‘Royal Tomb 1’
  • Greek pottery in Cypro-Geometric Cyprus: An evaluation
  • Attic Middle-Geometric pottery in the Eastern Mediterranean
  • Attic Middle Geometric pottery in the Central and Western Mediterranean
  • Attica in the Middle Geometric period
  • Distribution patterns and networks for Attic Middle Geometric pottery
  • Athenian dinner sets in the Eastern Mediterranean
  • Salamis and the Aegean in the Early Iron Age
  • Bibliography
  • Photo credits
  • Les tombes royales de Salamine dans le cadre mythique et historique de la création et du développement de la ville (Christina Ioannou)
  • Salamine : Espace mythicum et espace historicum
  • Le bilan des fouilles archéologiques de Salamine à partir du xie siècle
  • Le bilan des données archéologiques à partir du viiie siècle
  • La situation politique de la côte syro-palestinienne et son impact sur Salamine à l’époque des tombes royales
  • Conclusion
  • Bibliographie
  • Death and the Elite: Thrones and Beds from the ‘Royal Tombs’ at Salamisin an Aegean and East Mediterranean Context (13th to 7th Centuries BC) (Vicky Vlachou)
  • Introduction
  • The furniture from the ‘Royal Necropolis’ at Salamis
  • Funerary beds, biers, coffins, benches and the laying out of the dead
  • Thrones and funerals
  • Thrones and beds from the ‘Royal Necropolis’ at Salamis. Towards a tentative interpretation
  • Abbreviations
  • Bibliography
  • Photo credits
  • An Archaic Vault in Tomb 3 of Salamis: Architecture, Function and Symbolism (Paolo Vitti)
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. The historical context
  • 3. The location and dating
  • 4. The excavation
  • 5. The Architecture
  • 6. The first monumental dome recorded in the history of architecture?
  • 7. Function and significance of the vaulted construction
  • 8. Epilogue: The tumulus of Tomb 77 and its significance
  • 9. Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Photo credits
  • Iron Weapons from the Archaic Royal Tombs at Salamis (Christian Vonhoff)
  • Revoir les ivoires de Salamine (Annie Caubet)
  • La nécropole Cellarka de Salamine – une réévaluation (Eustathios Raptou)
  • Présentation du site
  • L’architecture des tombes
  • Enclos funéraires
  • Pyres (foyers funéraires)
  • Conclusions
  • Bibliographie
  • Crédits photographiques
  • Analysis of the Copper Alloy Artefacts from the Necropolis of Salamis (Vasiliki Kassianidou & Andreas Charalambous)
  • Introduction
  • A new analytical project
  • Analysis of the copper alloy artefacts from the necropolis of Salamis
  • The analytical technique
  • Analytical results and discussion
  • Conclusions
  • Bibliography
  • Photo credits
  • Metalwork from Salamis: A Fresh Look on Old Finds. Typology, Style and Chronology of Phoenician Metal Bowls with Figural Decoration (Hartmut Matthäus)
  • La refondation de Salamine de Chypre par Évagoras Ier (415 –374/3 av. J.-C.) (Panos Christodoulou)
  • La fondation de Salamine et les Teucrides
  • Évagoras, le nouveau Teukros
  • Le culte du fondateur de Salamine
  • La refondation de Salamine
  • Le culte du refondateur de Salamine
  • Bibliographie
  • Salamine de Chypre au tournant du ve au ive siècle, « rade de la paix » phénicienne, arsenal achéménideou royaume grec en terre orientale : le règne d’Évagoras Ier reconsidéré (Claire Balandier)
  • Salamine avant Évagoras : la « rade de la paix » phénicienne
  • Sous Évagoras : une ville dotée d’une enceinte territoriale et d’un port fortifié
  • Proposition de restitution du tracé de l’enceinte classique de Salamine
  • Le port fortifié de Salamine : de modèle grec ou oriental ?
  • Salamine, arsenal achéménide
  • Bibliographie
  • Crédits photographiques
  • Smoke and Mirrors: Persia’s Aegean Policy and the Outbreak of the ‘Cypriot War’ (Antigoni Zournatzi)
  • Isocrates and Diodorus on the cause of the ‘Cypriot War’: earlier views
  • The alleged friendship of Artaxerxes II with Athens, 392–388 BC
  • The cause of the Cypriot War reconsidered
  • Bibliography
  • The Kings of Salamis in the Shadow of the Near Eastern Empires: A Relationship of ‘Suzerainty’ (Christian Körner)
  • 1. Cypriot kings under foreign rule: The mechanisms of ‘suzerainty’ from Assyrian to Persian domination (8th – early 5th century BC)
  • 2. Evagoras I of Salamis and Persia: The Cypriot War in the light of ‘suzerainty’
  • 3. Centre and periphery: The successors of Evagoras I in a changing world
  • 4. Results: The mechanism of ‘suzerainty’ between the kings of Salamis and Persia in the 4th century BC
  • Bibliography
  • Extra-urban Sanctuaries and the Territorial Formation of Salamis (Giorgos Papantoniou & Anna Satraki)
  • Introduction
  • Cypriot sanctuaries and the territorial formation of Iron Age polities
  • From Enkomi to Salamis
  • The Iron Age polity of Salamis: Intensification and monumentalisation of a sacred landscape
  • The application of GIS analyses
  • Conclusions
  • Bibliography
  • Photo credits
  • Geography and Demography of Salamis: Quantifying a Kingdom of the Cypro-Classical Period (Antonis Gennadiou)
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Mapping the territorial space of the kingdom of Salamis in the Cypro-Classical period
  • 3. The population of the kingdom
  • 4. The population of the city
  • 5. Was the territory of Salamis capable of feeding its population? The minimum production of wheat in Salamis
  • 6. Concluding remarks
  • Bibliography
  • Photo credits
  • Les émissions monétaires des rois de Salamine à l’époque classique (Evangéline Markou)
  • Rappel sommaire sur les émissions monétaires des rois de Salamine aucinquième siècle
  • Les émissions du quatrième siècle
  • Bibliographie
  • Crédits photographiques
  • Salamine et Paphos : Conte de deux cités (Miltiades B. Hatzopoulos)
  • Les prémisses
  • Les sources
  • Anonymes ou invisibles
  • D’Évelthon à Nicocréon et de Pnyt(agoras) à Nicoclès
  • Conclusion
  • Bibliographie
  • Aphrodite in Cyprus, Gravisca, Naukratis and Athens (Mario Torelli)
  • Temenids and Teucrids Descending from Argos: Foundation Myths and Self-Perceptions at the Periphery of the Greek World (Ioannis K. Xydopoulos)
  • I.
  • II.
  • III.
  • IV.
  • V.
  • Bibliography
  • Tomb 77: Cenotaph of Nicocreon, Last King of Salamis? Some New Remarks (Constantinos Loizou)
  • Short description of the monument
  • The offerings
  • Bibliography overview
  • New remarks
  • Bibliography
  • Photo credits
  • The Battle of Salamis and Cyprus in the Diadoch Era (Richard A. Billows)
  • The Epigraphical Representation of Ptolemaic Personnel and the Position of Hellenistic Salamis among the Cypriot Cities (Andreas Mehl)
  • Orientations: Salamis in the Ptolemaic Royal Cult (Aristodemos Anastassiades)
  • Le temple de Zeus à Salamine de Chypre (Olivier Callot)
  • The Temple of Zeus Olympios at Salamis as Capitolium and the Temple of Zeus Olbios at Olba-Diocaesarea in Cilicia between Antiochus IV Epiphanes and Ptolemy VI Philometor (Theodoros Mavrojannis)
  • Introduction
  • Archaeology
  • History
  • Concluding Remarks
  • Bibliography
  • Photo credits
  • Hermodoros di Salamina (Filippo Coarelli)
  • Servius Sulpicius Pancles Veranianus : le grand bâtisseur de Salamine (Maria Kantiréa)
  • The Upheaval of the Jews in 115–117 AD in Salamis and the Proconsulate of C. Calpurnius Flaccusin 123 AD in Cyprus (Evanthia Polyviou)
  • Roman Sculptures from Salamis: A Reappraisal (Pavlina Karanastasi)
  • Sculptures from the gymnasium
  • Sculptures from the theatre
  • Bibliography
  • Photo credits
  • Just Facade? The Relationship between Sculpture and Architecture in the Roman East: Cyprus and Beyond (Jane Fejfer)
  • I. Introduction
  • II. Cyprus
  • III. Beyond Cyprus
  • IV. Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Photo credits
  • A Place for Honours? Honorific Practices and Culture in the Bath-Gymnasium Complex in Roman Salamis (Stella Skaltsa)
  • Introduction
  • The Hellenistic background
  • Honours for individuals in the Roman period
  • Honours for the emperors
  • Conclusions
  • Bibliography
  • Photo credits
  • The Floor and Wall Mosaics of Salamis (Maria Achilleos)
  • The mosaics of the south sudatorium
  • Bibliography
  • Photo credits
  • Le théâtre romain de Salamine : Les phases chronologiques et la fonctionnalité du bâtiment de spectacle (Anthi Antoniadou)
  • Les théâtres de Chypre
  • Le théâtre de Salamine
  • Bibliographie
  • Crédits photographiques
  • Castrating the Gods of Salamis: A Case Study on the Sexual Mutilation of Statuary in Late Antiquity (Panayiotis Panayides)
  • The public baths of Salamis
  • Mutilation of statues
  • Dating the mutilations
  • Genital mutilations in context: Epiphanius and the dangers of mixed bathing
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix: Catalogue of the mutilated statues from the baths of Salamis
  • Bibliography
  • Photo Credits
  • The Basilica of Saint Epiphanios: Architecture and Chronology (Andreas Foulias)
  • The Basilica of Campanopetra in Salamis/Constantia: Theories on its Function and Archaeological Data (Demetrios D. Triantaphyllopoulos)
  • 1. The uncovering of the Campanopetra complex
  • 2. Theories about the function of the monument
  • 3. Testimonies to relics of the Holy Cross in Cyprus
  • 4. Campanopetra: New Jerusalem in Cyprus?
  • 5. Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Photo credits
  • Martyrdom, Memory and Sacred Topography in Early Christian Salamis (Chrysovalantis Kyriacou)
  • Imperial and Ecclesiastical Patrons of Fourth-Century Salamis/Constantia (Georgios Deligiannakis)
  • Some Remarks on the Autocephaly Issue (Evangelos Chrysos)
  • Between Concluding Remarks and Résumé: From Evagoras I to the Roman Province (Peter Funke)

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