H 297 x W 210 mm
Illustrated throughout in colour and black & white
Published Jul 2015
The aim of this book is to approach Ptolemaic and Imperial royal sculpture in Egypt dating between 300 BC and AD 220 from a contextual point of view. To collect together the statuary items that are identifiably royal and have a secure archaeological context, within Egypt.
Chapter 1: Introduction Chapter 2: Textual Sources Chapter 3: Cult Statues Chapter 4: Categories and Contexts Chapter 5: Environment of Royal statues and Egyptian Statues with Greek Features Chapter 6: Functions of Royal Statues Chapter 7: Alexandria Chapter 8: Outside Egypt Chapter 9: Conclusion Bibliography Catalogue