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Images of rural activities on mosaic pavements in Late Antiquity in the Levant

Abstract:

Images of rural activities become very popular in mosaic floor decoration in the Levant during the Late Antique period. I aim to explore different categories of iconography and discuss the images of people engaged in rural activities, such as pastoralism; hunting, fishing and activities connected with the vintage. I also aim to look at imagery that is often discussed in isolation without relation to other connected iconographic categories. The symbolic meaning of the representations of the...

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SSD
Department:
School of Archaeology
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University of Oxford
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Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
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University of Oxford
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English
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2016-06-24

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