Expedition Volume 16, Number 2 Winter 1974

Expedition Volume 16, Number 2 Winter 1974Cover: See "The Predatory Baboon" by Robert S. O. Harding.

Features
The Hittites and the Aegean World
James D. Muhly

The Use of Clay before Pottery in the Zagros
Denise Schmandt-Besserat

The Jar Makers of Thrapsano in Crete
Maria Voyatzoglou

The Third Lion Bowl from Hasanlu
Oscar White Muscarella

The Predatory Baboon
Robert S. O. Harding

Departments
Museum Staff

 

Expedition Volume 16, Number 3 Spring 1974

Expedition Volume 16, Number 3 Spring 1974Cover: Motifs on the body of the chariot of Tuthmosis IV (about 1425-1417 BC).

Features
Phrygian Furniture from Gordion
Rodney S. Young

Professional Health Care in a Montana Settlement of Peru
John McDaniel

Irish Archaeology
Bernard Wailes

Stone Knobs and Chariot Tracks
Frances James

Departments
Museum Staff

 

Expedition Volume 16, Number 4 Summer 1974

Expedition Volume 16, Number 4 Summer 1974Cover: An artist's conception of the work at Nippur during the Fall, 1973.

Features
The Position of the Large Bronze Saws of Minoan Crete in the History of Tool Making
H. Bartlett Wells

Peoples Who Perish
William J. Robson

Meet the Chocos
Marjorie Vandervelde

The Twelfth Season at Nippur
McGuire Gibson

Jaguar Cult--Down's Syndrome--Were-Jaguar
Roberto Gonzalo and George Milton

Departments
Index to Volume 16

Museum Staff

 

Expedition Volume 17, Number 1 Fall 1974

Expedition Volume 17, Number 1 Fall 1974Cover: Stamp issued by the Government of Iran to commemorate the 2nd International Congress of Architecture, September 1974, Persepolis--Shiraz, showing the plan of Hasanlu in the period 1000-800 BC. Actual size of stamp, 4.3 x 3.2 cm.

Features
Calabashes in Northern Nigeria
Mildred A. Konan

A Lost Notebook from the Excavations at Gournia, Crete
Jean Silverman

Children's Games
Musa Baran

New Approches to the Study of Ancient Disease
Michael Zimmerman

Yemen--Breaking with the Feudal Past
Leland Meister

Departments
Museum Staff

 

 

Expedition Volume 17, Number 2 Winter 1975

Expedition Volume 17, Number 2 Winter 1975Special Issue: India and Pakistan
Cover: Pottery motifs. The top is a typical Londo Ware design (c. 1st millennium CE). The second register of interlocking stick figures is a motif common on Jorwe Pottery (1400-1100 BCE) as found at Inamgaon. The third register of peacocks and a pipal tree bordered by intersecting circles is associated with the mature Harappan (2300-1700 BCE) as found at Mohenjo-daro. Pre-Harappan designs (2800-2300 BCE) from Kalibangan form the lowerst register.

Features
An Early Farmers' Village in Central India
H. D. Sankalia, Z. D. Ansari, and M. K. Dhavalikar

Origins of Bronze Age Cultures in the Indus Basin--A Geographic Perspective
Ahmad Hasan Dani

Kalibangan--A Harappan Metropolis Beyond the Indus Valley
B. K. Thapar

Read more: Expedition Volume 17, Number 2 Winter 1975

 

Expedition Volume 17, Number 3 Spring 1975

Expedition Volume 17, Number 3 Spring 1975Special Issue: New Hebrides and New Guinea
Cover: Original pastel drawings by Leslie Weightman, Norsup, Malekula, from her visit with the Small Namba in 1973. She is one of the few resident artists in the New Hebrides.

Features
An Expedition to the New Hebrides
John D. Hedrick and Karen Goodrich Hedrick

Bislama--Pidgin English in the New Hebrides
Elizabeth Reed Dickie

The Kafe--A New Guinea Highlands Group
Harold G. Levine

Departments
Museum Staff

 

 

Expedition Volume 17, Number 4 Summer 1975

Expedition Volume 17, Number 4 Summer 1975Cover: Arcesilaus II, King of Cyrene, detail on the interior of a wine cup made in Laconia around 560 BC; today in the Bibliotheque Nationale.

Features
Archaic Cyrene and the Cult of Demeter and Persephone
Donald White

Herodotus and the Scythians
Karen S. Rubinson

Vindolanda
Alfred Friendly

Men, Saints, or Dragons?
David S. Reese

Ingots and the Bronze Age Copper Trade in the Mediterranean--A Progress Report
Tamara Stech Wheeler, Robert Maddin, and James D. Muhly

Departments
Index to Volume 17

Museum Staff

 

 

Expedition Volume 18, Number 2 Winter 1976

Expedition Volume 18, Number 2 Winter 1976Cover: The head of an adolescent girl from Cyrene.

Features
A Return to Sybaris
Oliver C. Colburn

Seven Recently Discovered Sculptures from Cyrene, Eastern Libya
Donald White, Irene F. Bald, Linny Schenk, Susan Tutweiler, Brian R. MacDonald, Gerald Schaus, Marcia Bloom, and Karen Chance

Middle Elamite Malyan
Elizabeth Carter and Matthew Stolper

The Survival of Ancient Traditions in the Popular Architecture of North-Central Turkey
Jak Yakar and Jose Louis Garzon

Departments
Museum Staff

 

Expedition Volume 19, Number 2 Winter 1977

Expedition Volume 19, Number 2 Winter 1977Cover: Copper and tin deposits of the world, after U. S. Bureau of Mines.

Features
Kalahari Desert Trek Notes--From Lobatsi to Tsodilo Hills
Frank L. Lambrecht

Shell Working at Ancient Balakot, Pakistan
George F. Dales and Jonathan Mark Kenoyer

Guerilla Warfare in Eighteenth Century Jamaica
Barbara Klamon Kopytoff

The Cult of the Jambiya--Dagger Wearing in Yemen
Schuyler V. R. Cammann

Tin in the Ancient Near East--Old Questions and New Finds
Robert Maddin, Tamara Stech Wheeler, and James D. Muhly

Read more: Expedition Volume 19, Number 2 Winter 1977

 
 

Expedition Volume 20, Number 1 Fall 1977

Expedition Volume 20, Number 1 Fall 1977Special Issue: Ur
Cover: Photo by William Clough. Gaming board of shell and lapis lazuli from RT. 580 in the Royal Cemetery, now in the University Museum.

Features
[Special Issue Introduction]

Recollections of C. Leonard Woolley
Sir Max Mallowan, C.B.E.

Archival Glimpses of the Ur Expedition in the Years 1920 to 1926
Selected by Robert H. Dyson, Jr.

What Do We Know About the People Buried in the Royal Cemetery?
P. R. S. Moorey

The Ur Excavations and Sumerian Literature
Samuel Noah Kramer

Read more: Expedition Volume 20, Number 1 Fall 1977

 
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