Liz’s Object Proposal

Object Proposal: Contextualizing Physical and Iconographical Crossroads Objects Ampulla of Saint Menas Omeka: no info 6th-7th centuries CE (similar examples at the Cleveland Museum of Art and Walters Art Gallery) Further information on Columbia’s “Treasures of Heaven” and individual museum pages Dish from Bol' she Anikovskoe with the Siege of Jericho and Joshua Conquests 9th-10th [...]

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Liz’s Theme Proposal

Contextualizing Physical and Iconographical Crossroads Geographies: Situating the Sogdians I’d like to take a look at geography (in fact, multiple geographies) and the known contexts for Sogdian material, particularly since so many of the objects we are considering do not have specific archaeological contexts. By focusing in on the use of space and place, the [...]

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