Cities Called Athens: Studies Honoring John McK. Camp II by Kevin F. Daly, Lee Ann Riccardi, Wendy E. Closterman, Sean

By Kevin F. Daly, Lee Ann Riccardi, Wendy E. Closterman, Sean Hemingway, Laura Gawlinski, Catherine M. Keesling, Nancy Klein, Elizabeth Langridge-Noti, Mark Lawall, Kathleen Lynch, Camilla MacKay, Jeremy McInerney, Molly Richardson, Christina Salowey

The fourteen essays during this quantity proportion new and evolving wisdom, theories, and observations in regards to the urban of Athens or the zone of Attica. The contents contain essays on topography, structure, faith and cult, sculpture, ceramic stories, iconography, epigraphy, exchange, and drama. This quantity is devoted to John McK. Camp II, to recognize the extreme impression he has had at the box of Greek archaeology via his paintings within the Athenian Agora, as a student of historic Greece, and as Mellon Professor on the American tuition of Classical reports. The participants' paintings represents present study via the most recent iteration of students with ties to Athens. the entire participants have been scholars of Professor Camp in Greece, and their essays are devoted to him in gratitude for his profound impact on their lives and careers.

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R 212; Scholl, Die attischen Bildfeldstelen, 264-265, cat. 148. 4) NM 1025: Thönges-Stringaris, “Totenmahl,” 72, cat. 22; Dentzer, Le motif de banquet couché, 592, cat. R 213; Scholl, Die attischen Bildfeldstelen, 265, cat. 151. 16 Chapter 1 5) NM 990: Thönges-Stringaris, “Totenmahl,” 74, cat. 38; Dentzer, Le motif de banquet couché, 592, cat. R 210; Clairmont, Classical Attic Tombstones, vol. 999, 693–694, no. 790; Scholl, Die attischen Bildfeldstelen, 260, cat. 129. 6) Piraeus 232: Dentzer, Le motif de banquet couché, 593, cat.

The votives are typically low and wide, while funerary stelai are tall and narrow. 13 In addition, the word “hero,” which is found occasionally in votive inscriptions, never appears in any of the funerary inscriptions from Classical Athens. Despite these distinctions, the tombstones’ iconographic borrowing from the votives remains a central consideration in how scholars approach the dining imagery on Classical Athenian funerary stelai, though interpretations highlight different aspects of the votive context.

129. 6) Piraeus 232: Dentzer, Le motif de banquet couché, 593, cat. R 218; Scholl, Die attischen Bildfeldstelen, 295, cat. 276. 7) Piraeus 306: Dentzer, Le motif de banquet couché, 593, cat. R 219. 8) Copenhagen, Ny Carlsberg Glyptothek 240: Thönges-Stringaris, “Totenmahl,” 72–73, cat. 26; Dentzer, Le motif de banquet couché, 622, cat. R 478; Scholl, Die attischen Bildfeldstelen, 335, cat. 421. 9) Acropolis Museum 7210: Dentzer, Le motif de banquet couché, 582, cat. R 112; Scholl, Die attischen Bildfeldstelen, 229, cat.

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