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The St Andrews sarcophagus: A Pictish masterpiece and its international connections

Foster, S., (Ed.) (1998) The St Andrews sarcophagus: A Pictish masterpiece and its international connections. Four Courts Press, Dublin. ISBN 1851824146

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Professor George Henderson describes the St Andrews Sarcophagus as 'one of the most fascinating and beautiful monuments of pre-Romanesque art in Europe. In this volume leading scholars from a range of disciplines describe and analyse all aspects of the sculpture and its context, from the specific to its wider context. Proceedings of a conference organised by Historic Scotland and the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, with specially commissioned additional contributions, photographs and illustrations.

Item Type:Edited Book
Additional Information:Reviews in eg Times Literary Supplement, Antiquity, Archaeological Journal, Medieval Life, Scottish Historical Review, Transactions of the Ancient Monuments Society, The Innes Review, Current Archaeology, British Archaeology.
Glasgow Author(s):Foster, Dr Sally
Subjects:C Auxiliary Sciences of History > CC Archaeology
N Fine Arts > NB Sculpture
A General Works > AM Museums (General). Collectors and collecting (General)
College/School:College of Arts > School of Humanities > Archaeology
Publisher:Four Courts Press
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