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A presentation of the papers from the foreign convention on Classical and Hellenistic Architectural Terracottas, held on the American university of Classical reviews at Athens, December, 1991. whereas the vast majority of the papers be aware of architectural terracottas from the Greek mainland, examples from websites at the Aegean islands, Asia Minor, present-day Albania, Sicily, and Italy are lined in addition. The papers upload considerably to an figuring out of the stylistic improvement of and local adjustments between Greek architectural terracottas, and, sometimes, offer clearer reconstructions of in a different way ill-preserved Greek buildings.

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3. Dans le P6loponndse, riche de terres cuites architecturales-a la fois parce qu'il en produisait beaucoup et que les circonstances ont permis d'en decouvrir un certain nombre-, riche aussi de mosaiques, et singulidrementdans le Nord-Est, plusieurs cas s'imposentde comparaisonstriesprecisesentre les deux productions. 3. 1. Surl'une des mosaiquesles plus anciennesde Sicyone,la mosaiqueau gorgoneion (P1. 7:a) et une autre, a anthemion identique, de Nem~e151 pour la forme gen~rale de la fleur et du petale central, et pour les s~pales tres minces et remontants.

H. A. Thompson et W. B. Dinsmoor, Jr. projetaientde republierle temple. TERRES CUITES ARCHITECTURALES, PEINTURES ET MOSAIQUES 21 Zuchner 1936, col. 319-320, fig. 6, 8 et 9; Orlandos 1976-1978, pp. 471-511, en particulierfig. 306, 313, 317-323, fig. en couleurp. 644, pl. 79-83 et 86. Les photographies de decors conserves incitent a preferer,pour la reproductionexacte de certainesfleurs, les dessinsde Zuichner1936, fig. 6, et de Dinsmoor,Jr. 1974a, pl. 6:c). Ca440 av. -C. g. Andtihionsdepalmettes etfleursreplies pardesarceaux.

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