Volume 1  (OPA 8)

Studia Varia from the J. Paul Getty Museum: Volume 1 (OPA 8)


140 pages

PDF file size: 12.6 MB


Ten essays examine a variety of objects ranging from jewelry and terracotta objects to architectural and sculpture fragments in the antiquities collection of the J. Paul Getty Museum. The contributors undertake comparative analyses with similar objects found in the holdings of other museums and make extensive use of illustrations and drawings to documents their arguments. The articles are in English, German, and Italian.

Table of Contents

  • Three Pairs of Etruscan Disc Ear Ornaments
    Lisa Burkhalter
  • Images of Piety and Hope: Select Terracotta Votives from West-Central Italy
    Stephen Smithers
  • Ein Terrakottarelief mit Sphinx und Greif
    Angelika Dierichs
  • Some Ionic Architectural Elements from Selinus in the Getty Museum
    Barbara A. Barletta
  • Bellerophon and the Chimaira in Malibu: A Greek Myth and an Archaeological Context
    Herbert Hoffmann
  • Quattro Statue in terracotta provenienti da Canosa
    Maria Lucia Ferruzza-Giacommara
  • Ein Horosspeer in Malibu
    Klaus Parlasca
  • The Getty Homer Fragment
    Marianina Olcott
  • A Silver Triton Handle in the Getty Museum
    Beryl Barr-Sharrar
  • A Group of Late Antique Jewelry in the Getty Museum
    Barbara Deppert-Lippitz