National Archaeological Museum, Athens (English language edition)
Distributed by University of Exeter Press.
This brief guide to the collections of the National Archaeological Museum of Athens provides general information about all the collections, with an emphasis on the way they are presented in the rooms of the Museum. At the same time, it illustrates works which are representative of each collection and which bear witness to the artistic quality and value of the exhibits.
The National Archaeological Museum of Athens is the largest archaeological museum in Greece and one of the most important museums in the world devoted to ancient Greek art.
220 colour illustrations.
Introduction - Nikolaos Kaltsas
Prehistoric Collection - Lena Papazoglou-Manioudaki
Early and Middle Bronze Age
Vase Collection - Elizabeth Stasinopoulou
Gold Jewellery - Elizabeth Stasinopoulou
Terracotta Figurines - Christina Avronidaki and Evangelos Vivliodetis
NIKOLAOS KALTSAS - Director of the National Archaeological Museum, Athens
CHRISTINA AVRONIDAKI – Archaeologist
ANASTASIA GADOLOU - Archaeologist
GIORGOS KAVVADIAS - Archaeologist
ELENI PAPAZOGLOU MANIOUDAKI - Keeper of the Prehistoric, Egyptian and Oriental Antiquities Collection
ROSA PROSKYNITOPOULOU - Keeper of the Bronze Collection
ELIZABETH STASINOPOULOU - Keeper of the Vases and Minor Arts Collection
EVANGELOS VIVLIODETIS - Archaeologist
ELENI ZOSI - Archaeologist
220 color illus.