skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
Ancient Mesopotamian materials and industries the archaeological evidence Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Ancient Mesopotamian materials and industries the archaeological evidence

Author: P R S Moorey
Publisher: Winona Lake, Ind. Eisenbrauns 1999
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Surveys the archaeological evidence for the crafts and craftsmanship of the Sumerians, Babylonians, and Assyrians in ancient Mesopotamia, covering the period ca 8000-300 BCE. This book examines the  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: P R S Moorey
ISBN: 1575060426 9781575060422
OCLC Number: 1099924448
Description: XXIII, 415 Seiten Illustrationen
Contents: List of PlatesList of FiguresList of MapsNotes for the Reader1. Chronological Terminology2. Problems in Historical GeographyINTRODUCTION1. The Agricultural Foundations2. Resource Procurement3. Craft and Industry: Methods of StudyI. THE STONEWORKING CRAFTS: THE COMMON STONES1. Introduction2. Sculpture and Sculptors3. Stone Vessel ManufactureII. THE STONEWORKING CRAFTS: ORNAMENTAL STONES1. The Materials2. Manufacturing TechniquesIII. WORKING WITH BONE, IVORY, AND SHELL1. Antler2. Horn3. Bone4. Wild Boar's Tusk5. Hippopotamus Ivory6. Elephant Ivory7. Ostrich Egg shells8. Tortoiseshell9. Marine and Freshwater ShellsIV. THE CERAMIC AND GLASSWORKING CRAFTS1. The Craft of the Potter2. Working with Faience3. Working with Egyptian Blue4. Glass and Glass-MakingV. METALWORKING1. Specialist Terminology2. Precious Metals3. Base MetalsVI. THE BUILDING CRAFTS1. Bricks and Brickmaking in Mud and Clay2. Plasters and Mortars in Building3. Bitumen in Building and Other Roles4. Building in Stone5. Building with Wood6. Building with ReedsBibliographyIndex
Responsibility: Peter Roger Stuart Moorey

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


\n\n

Primary Entity<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1099924448<\/a>> # Ancient Mesopotamian materials and industries the archaeological evidence<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Book<\/a>, schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"1099924448<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/inu<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/836946020#Topic\/handicraft_iraq_history<\/a>> ; # Handicraft - Iraq - History<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/935\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/836946020#Topic\/iraq_antiquities<\/a>> ; # Iraq - Antiquities<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/836946020#Topic\/artisans_iraq_history<\/a>> ; # Artisans -Iraq - History<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:author<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/836946020#Person\/moorey_p_r_s_1937_2004<\/a>> ; # P. R. S. Moorey<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:datePublished<\/a> \"1999<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/836946020<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Ancient Mesopotamian materials and industries the archaeological evidence<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"1099924448<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781575060422<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/1099924448<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Related Entities<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/935\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/836946020#Person\/moorey_p_r_s_1937_2004<\/a>> # P. R. S. Moorey<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1937<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"2004<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Moorey<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"P. R. S.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"P. R. S. Moorey<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/836946020#Topic\/artisans_iraq_history<\/a>> # Artisans -Iraq - History<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Artisans -Iraq - History<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/836946020#Topic\/handicraft_iraq_history<\/a>> # Handicraft - Iraq - History<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Handicraft - Iraq - History<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/836946020#Topic\/iraq_antiquities<\/a>> # Iraq - Antiquities<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Iraq - Antiquities<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/inu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"inu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781575060422<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"1575060426<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9781575060422<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n