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So many heads, but where are their bodies? That’s a question we are hoping to figure out! These ceramic heads were recently rehoused to make..

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Next week at the Getty Conservation Institute, a talk by Sanchita Balachandran entitled “CSI (Ceramics Scene Investigation), Ancient Athens”…

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Timeline Photos

Just like in modern times, games were a popular pastime in antiquity. Children, women, and men alike played games for their own amusement using..

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Photos from Johns Hopkins Archaeological Museum's post

The Johns Hopkins Archaeological Museum is excited to have high school senior Charlotte work with us for her senior project at Bryn Mawr School…

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Photos from Johns Hopkins Archaeological Museum's post

This past week, about 1,500 students from the Class of 2017 at the Johns Hopkins University received degrees, including a few of our own! Congratulations..

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ByNicole Berlin

This transparent blue-green plate is shallow with a broad collar. It sits on a raised, irregularly shaped foot with a folded over rim. This form is common to the Mediterranean provinces although datable examples have been found from Switzerland, Crete (Knossos), the Cave of Letters in Israel and Tipasa (Algeria). Comparanda: Isings form 118. Cf. […]

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