Is the scepter of Agamemnon a cult object?

For the last post I have chosen a subject – the question of the scepter of Agamemnon as a cult…

Ritual Practice and Material Support: Objects in Ritual Theories

Citation with persistent identifier: Patera, Ioanna. “Ritual Practice and Material Support: Objects in Ritual Theories.” CHS Research Bulletin 1, no. 1…

Abstract: Ritual Practice and Material Support: Objects in Ritual Theories

“Ritual” has long attracted classicists. While building on anthropological theories, however, the field of classics has not yet fully explored…

Names, shapes and functions of ancient Greek objects: a changing relationship

Current names of vases There is a long history in the typology of ancient…

Ritual objects and ancient Greek nomenclature

 The semantic relationship of “objects” and “names” often appears self-evident, but when examined closer it becomes clear…