PEETERS ONLINE JOURNALS
Peeters Online Bibliographies
Peeters Publishers
this issue
  previous article in this issuenext article in this issue  

Document Details :

Title: The Image of Alexander the Great in Small-Form Art in Bactria (and Identification of the Depiction of a Warrior on the Gold Clasp from Tillya Tepe)
Author(s): ABDULLAEV, Kazim
Journal: Ancient West & East
Volume: 16    Date: 2017   
Pages: 155-175
DOI: 10.2143/AWE.16.0.3214938

Abstract :
Unlike in mainland Greece and Asia Minor, Hellenistic culture in Central Asia has left rather few portraits. Nevertheless, they are to be found on small-form objects, especially coins but also metalwork, carved gems, terracottas, carved ivory, etc. This article attempts to trace the popular image of Alexander the Great in small-form works found in archaeological sites in Central Asia.

download article




18.232.124.77.