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The Resource The trophies of the martyrs : an art historical study of early Christian silver reliquaries, Galit Noga-Banai

The trophies of the martyrs : an art historical study of early Christian silver reliquaries, Galit Noga-Banai

Label
The trophies of the martyrs : an art historical study of early Christian silver reliquaries
Title
The trophies of the martyrs
Title remainder
an art historical study of early Christian silver reliquaries
Statement of responsibility
Galit Noga-Banai
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this pioneering study, the first of its kind, Galit Noga-Banai analyses silver reliquaries decorated with Christian figurative themes, offering a clearer and more detailed picture of the beginnings of the cult of relics in the early Church. The book is illustrated with nearly 100 finely reproduced drawings and photographs. - ;In this pioneering study, the first of its kind, Galit Noga-Banai analyses silver reliquaries decorated with Christian figurative themes. She offers a clearer and more detailed picture of the beginnings of the cult of relics, which were an essential asset to the Church
Member of
Cataloging source
UK-RwCLS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Noga-Banai, Galit
Dewey number
  • 739.2282
  • 745.442
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plans
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
NK1652.25
LC item number
.N64 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford studies in Byzantium
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reliquaries, Byzantine
  • Silverwork, Byzantine
  • Silverwork, Early Christian
  • DESIGN
  • DESIGN
  • ART
  • DESIGN
  • DESIGN
  • Reliquaries, Byzantine
  • Silverwork, Byzantine
  • Silverwork, Early Christian
Label
The trophies of the martyrs : an art historical study of early Christian silver reliquaries, Galit Noga-Banai
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-182) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Illustrations; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. Caskets Decorated with Biblical Scenes; 2. Caskets Decorated with Images of the Martyrs; 3. Decoration Programmes in Context; Conclusions; Catalogue of Silver Caskets Decorated with Christian Figurative Themes; Select Bibliography; Index of visual and textual sources
Control code
458705766
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 186 pages, 52 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786611515317
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), plans
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)458705766
Label
The trophies of the martyrs : an art historical study of early Christian silver reliquaries, Galit Noga-Banai
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-182) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Illustrations; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. Caskets Decorated with Biblical Scenes; 2. Caskets Decorated with Images of the Martyrs; 3. Decoration Programmes in Context; Conclusions; Catalogue of Silver Caskets Decorated with Christian Figurative Themes; Select Bibliography; Index of visual and textual sources
Control code
458705766
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 186 pages, 52 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786611515317
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), plans
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)458705766

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