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edge-shaft

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Common Romanesque arrangement of an engaged half-shaft attached to a pier, usually the element from which an arch springs.

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Pertinence of the Head

Stephen G. Miller.

in The Berkeley Plato

April 2009; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Classical Philosophy. 1287 words.

This chapter describes the pertinence of the head to the shaft. The acid treatment of the head has ruined the edges of the marble around the neck. The removal of two layers of adhesive from...

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Mycenae

O. T. P. K. Dickinson.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online July 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Greek and Roman Archaeology. 898 words.

Mycenae is a rocky hill, flanked by ravines to north and south, situated on the north-east edge of the Argive plain between larger hills. There are few remains from the earliest phases of occupation,...

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Thebes (1), prehistoric

O. T. P. K. Dickinson.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Greek and Roman Archaeology. 451 words.

Thebes, on the south edge of the eastern plain of *Boeotia, has been one of the major settlements of Greece since the early bronze age, but its prehistoric phases remain relatively poorly known. The...

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