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Argive Heraion

Christopher A. Pfaff

Argive Heraion

results of excavations conducted by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens.

by Christopher A. Pfaff

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Published by American School of Classical Studies at Athens in [Princeton, N.J.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Temple of Hera (Argos, Greece).,
  • Architecture -- Greece -- Argos.,
  • Argos (Greece) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [xxiii]-xxx) and indexes.

    Statementby Christopher A. Pfaff.
    ContributionsAmerican School of Classical Studies at Athens.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA285.A73
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx, 367 p. :
    Number of Pages367
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22061105M
    ISBN 100876618018

    His first case study focuses on Argos and the Argive Heraion, both familiar loci for the investigation of the early city-state. Here from the late eighth century onward, Brisart sees evidence for the formation of the city-state, precisely when burials become homogeneously unremarkable and sanctuaries such as the Argive Heraion flourish as.   Near the Argive coast is the fortress of Tiryns, another massive Mycenaean citadel. you’ll come across the Argive Heraion. This was a sanctuary dedicated to the goddess Hera, who was worshipped in the nearby city of Argos. Her book offers a complete overview of the history of the site and features many maps, diagrams, and photos; it.


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The Argive Heraion, by Christopher Pfaff, is excellent because the detail is quite comprehensive. The author not only describes the general appearance of the temple, but even provides various cross-sections of such temple design as the tiles of the roof of the temple!5/5(1). The book opens with an overview of the site's excavation history, including photographs from the investigations of the volume inaugurates a new series providing detailed and up-to-date analyses of excavations and fieldwork conducted over more than a century at the Argive Heraion, a Classical Temple in the : Christopher A Pfaff.

This volume is the first in a series providing detailed and up-to-date analyses of excavations and fieldwork conducted over more than a century at the Argive Heraion, site of a succession of religious buildings high above the plain of Argos.

The book opens with an overview of Pages: 图书Argive Heraion I 介绍、书评、论坛及推荐. The book opens with an overview of the site's excavation history, including photographs taken during the investigations of the s.

The first few chapters fully reconstruct the classical temple from bottom to top, using the evidence of the existing foundations and the fragments of. This volume inaugurates a new series providing detailed and up-to-date analyses of excavations and fieldwork conducted over more than a century at the Argive Heraion, a Classical Temple in the Peloponnese.

The book opens with an overview of the site's exc. This volume inaugurates a new series providing detailed and up-to-date analyses of excavations and fieldwork conducted over more than a century at the Argive Heraion, a Classical Temple in the The book opens with an overview of the site's excavation history, including photographs from the investigations of the s.

General Gordon discovered the Argive Heraion inthough Sir Charles Waldstein excavated it in - with the Archaeological Institute of America. They chose this sanctuary for their first excavation in Greece, as it was one of the most important sites in the Greek world.

Did the goddess Hera achieve fame because she slept in the arms of great Zeus. In this book, Joan V. O'Brien explodes this verdict. Starting from the etymological link between Hera's name and the Greek words for 'hero' and 'the season, ' O'Brien provides an archeological, historical, and literary reassessment of the goddess as a religious, cultural, and political construct.

The Greek World BC book. The Greek World BC. DOI link for The Greek World BC. the famous ‘Argive Heraion’ (see Figure ), is on the edge of the plain to the south of Mycenae and north-west of Argos, marking the limits of Argive territory in good times for Argos, though occasionally, for instance at about the.

The finds in the Athenian Agora from the Neolithic and Bronze Ages have added important chronological context to the Argive Heraion book eras of Athenian history.

The bulk of the items are pottery, but stone, bone, and metal objects also occur. Selected material from the Neolithic and from the Early and Middle Helladic periods is catalogued by fabric and then shape and forms the basis of.

The second book of Pausanias’ Description of Greece (Sicyon), between cities and sanctuaries (Corinth and Isthmia, Argos and the Argive Heraion), between cities (Mycenae and Argos, Troezen and Athens), and documenting the features of panhellenic sanctuaries (Isthmia, Nemea, Epidauros).

The great variety of topics—origins, history Author: John Gruber-Miller. BOOK REVIEWS/COMPTES RENDUS The Argive Heraion 1: The Architecture of the Classical Temple of Hera.

By Christopher A. Pfaff. Princeton: American School of Classical Studies at Athens. xxx,figs., 8 foldout plates, 24 tables. There is sufficient evidence to assert that Greek archaeology as practiced by non.

by Christopher A. Pfaff. Argive Heraion I pp, figs, 8 pls, 24 tables 9" x 12" Cloth, ISBN: Publication Date: Nov Status: Active Retail Price $ The Argive Heraion: The Architecture of the Classical Temple of Hera (Argive Heraion, 1) by Christopher Pfaff.

American School of Classical Studies at Athen. Used - Like New. Hardcover. Cloth. Folio. Includes three fold-out plates as issued. In publisher's shrinkwrap.

Fine. Subject: Archae/Greece. Located on a hill to the SW of Mt. Euboia, the Heraion commands a view of the Argive plain and of the citadel of Argos.

The Sanctuary of Hera was founded on the site of a prehistoric settlement. Except for a tholos tomb on a ridge to the W, little can be seen of the settlement or of the extensive Middle and Late Helladic cemeteries.

book our tours here The Argive Heraion is reached by way of the village of Khónika. From Mycenaean times onwards this was the Heraion was the main Argive sanctuary. Argos (/ ˈ ɑːr ɡ ɒ s,-ɡ ə s /; Greek: Άργος ; Ancient Greek: Ἄργος) is a city in Argolis, the Peloponnese, Greece and is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world.

It is the largest city in Argolis and a major center for the area. Since the local government reform it has been part of the municipality of Argos-Mykines, of which it is a municipal strative region: Peloponnese. 31 Hera’s function as protectress of pregnancy and childbirth is traceable in the Argive Heraion, the Samian Heraion and the two Hera sanctuaries of Poseidonia-Paestum where there are figurines of pregnant women (Argive Heraion, Poseidonia-Paestum), 36 images of nude kneeling women relating to birth (Samian Heraion, Poseidonia-Paestum) 37 and Cited by: 2.

The Heraion was the main sanctuary of Argos and is one of the best-preserved Classical sites in the Peloponnese. This series presents detailed and up-to-date analyses of excavations and fieldwork conducted over more than a century.

A temple to the goddess Hera existed at the site at least from the 7th century B.C. This work, the first monograph devoted solely to the Classical temple and the first concerning the site to be published in more than 50 years, will be the definitive source for scholars and students investigating the buildings of the Argive Heraion and a vital tool for those researching architectural trends of the : Christopher Pfaff.

Argus is a one hundred-eyed giant, who acts as a security guard who serves to the Olympians. He currently works at Camp Half-Blood, often riding the demigod heroes to quests.

Argus was created by Hera and acted as her servant. His great service to the Olympians was to slay Echidna, the mother of monsters, as she slept in her cave. Hera's personal task for Argus was Family: Hera (creator). A Doric column capital from the Argive Heraion, capital C, has been widely regarded as belonging to a very early (7th- or early-6th-century B.C.) stage in the development of the Doric capital.

The author argues here from technical evidence that the capital instead dates to the Roman period and that it was created as a replacement element for a repair to the 6th. The Linked Data Service provides access to commonly found standards and vocabularies promulgated by the Library of Congress.

This includes data values and the controlled vocabularies that house them. Datasets available include LCSH, BIBFRAME, LC Name Authorities, LC Classification, MARC codes, PREMIS vocabularies, ISO language codes, and. After the Argive Heraion, we were back on the bus with our awesome bus driver, Spiros, to travel to the water-side town of Naupflion.

This town is so beautiful. There are at least three castle-like buildings in sight (one a monastery, one a previous Frankish castle, one some sort of garrison fort out on a tiny island in the harbor) and the. Hall, Jonathan M.

"How Argive Was the 'Argive' Heraion. The Political and Cultic Geography of the Argive Plain, B.C." American Journal of Archaeology (Oct. ): Izenour, George C. Theater Design. 2nd ed. New Haven: Yale UP, The Heraion too, connected to Mykenai and its Atreid monuments and tombs by a bronze age sacred way, was a crucial location in the Argive fifth-century challenge to the sixth-century Spartan appropriation of the Akhaian past.

Finally, Nemean 10 associates the whole range of the heroic deeds of the plain with the (now Argive) : Richard Seaford. The Heraion, a sanctuary of the goddess Hera, the patron goddess of the city-state of Argos, was its official religious centre, even though it was 8 kilometers distant.

The famous sanctuary of the goddess was built on th esouthern foothills of the Euboian mountain range (modern Aetovouno), directly below its highest peak, Akraia.

The sanctuary occupies 3 artificial terraces below Mt. Euboea and has a commanding view of the Argive plain. The upper terrace, supported by a retaining wall of possible late Geometric date, is a level paved area occupied by the Old Temple and an altar.

The later, middle terrace supports the New Temple, where a chryselephantine statue of Hera. The Tombs at the Argive Heraion.

Argos, in the south of the Argive valley, or Argolis, was, according to Greek tradition, a very ancient city. It stood four miles from the sea at the foot of a steep hill, which formed its acropolis.

In the days of the Trojan war it was reputedly ruled by Diomedes, one of the heroes of that war. Artemis and a Hero at the Argive Heraion.

Hesperia: The Journal of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, Vol. 82, Issue. 2, p. Hesperia: The Journal of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, Vol.

82, Issue. 2, p. Cited by: at the Argive Heraion, a Classical temple in the Peloponnese. The book opens with an overview of the site's excavation history, including photo-graphs taken during the investigations of the s.

Chapters fully reconstruct the Classical temple from bottom to. How Argive was the Argive Heraion: the political and cultic geography of the Argive Plain, – Bc. American Journal of Archaeol – Hall, J., Cited by: The Argive Heraion III: The West volume will provide a definitive publication of the 6th-century B.C.

hestiatorion (dining facility) at the Argive Heraion. Fieldwork from through has resulted in the completion of the actual-state plan.

This work, the first monograph devoted solely to the Classical temple and the first concerning the site to be published in more than 50 years, will be the definitive source for scholars and students investigating the buildings of the Argive Heraion and a vital tool for those researching architectural trends of the period.

Jonathan Mark Hall is Professor of Greek History at the University of earned a BA from the University of Oxford (Hertford College) in and a Ph.D.

from the University of Cambridge (King's College) in and he is the author of many books, including Ethnic Identity in Greek Antiquity, Hellenicity: Between Ethnicity and Culture, and A History of the Archaic. One of my favorite sites was the Argive Heraion, located about a 15 minute drive south of Mycenae.

This sacred site dedicated to Hera sits on a high terrace just below a great cleft in the mountain and provides spectacular views of. A broad flight of steps at the Argive Heraion provided access to an expanded temple terrace (even though the riser heights of 30–36 centimeters would have been uncomfortable for walking) and guided processions and visitors directly to the front of a new temple and presumed sacrificial altar : Phil Stinson.

The Standard of the Heraion. When the Archaeological Institute of America engaged in its first campaign of excavation in Greece, it chose as the site the Argive Heraion, a location that seemed particularly promising, since it was that of one of the most famous sanctuaries of Greece and probably the original seat of the cult of Hera, the most.

Levering {{ted}}. Total (inkl. moms) {{tFormatted}} Gå til kassen. Day 4 - Mycenae - Argive Heraion Today we travel to Mycenae, the most powerful state in Greece in the Bronze Age. Its collapse, along with the collapse of all the palace cultures in Greece, defies explanation, though it might be decline in the trade in Date:.

Department of Classical Studies. Allen Building (West Campus) Email: [email protected] Tel: Fax: Mailing Address. Department of Classical Studies Duke University Box Aug 5, - The Heraion of Argos is an ancient temple in Argos, Greece. It was part of the greatest sanctuary in the Argolid, dedicated to Hera, whose epithet "Argive Hera" appears in Homer's works.

Hera herself claims to be the protector of Argos in Iliad IV, 50–52): "The three towns I love best are Argos, Sparta and Mycenae of the broad streets".- Contents: JOSEPH NAVEH: Some Semitic Epigraphical Considerations on the Antiquity of the Greek Alphabet -- STEPHEN G.

MILLER: The Date of the West Building at the Argive Heraion -- MARIE RYAN LEONARD: Braziers in the Bodrum Museum -- WILHELMINA F. JASHEMSKI: The Discovery of a Large Vineyard at Pompeii: University of Maryland Excavations.