Aphrodisias: New statues and their contexts – Bert Smith

March 2, 2021

Aphrodisias in Caria has one of the most complete profiles of statue use from the Roman and late antique periods (first to sixth centuries AD). Unusually, a significant number of monuments from the site survive complete with base, statue, and portrait head – often too with their precise ancient urban context. This talk briefly introduces the site, discusses the interaction of statues and texts on their bases, and focuses on a number of newly excavated finds of the late antique period.



28 Şubat 2021- 15:00


28 Şubat 2021 – 16:00