Volume 22 / Number 2

1980

On The Cover: Detail of Robert of Gorham's tile floor from the Chapter House of St. Albans Abbey. Photo by Martin Biddle and Birthe Kjolbye-Biddle.

Vol. 22 / No. 2

University Museum Announcements

Grants Received By the Educational Department from the Philadelphia Foundation, the Ludwick Institute and the Seybert Foundation to present a […]

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Museum Exterior

Vol. 22 / No. 2

By: Martin Biddle

New Directions – Winter 1980: The Director Writes

Over the past two and a half years, I have tried on this page to give a director’s-eye view of […]

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Vol. 22 / No. 2

By: Judith A. Lerner

Three Achaemenid “Fakes”: A Re-evaluation in the Light of 19th Century Iranian Architectural Sculpture

It often happens that forgeries (objects made in a particular style deliberately to deceive) and fakes (genuine works of art […]

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Vol. 22 / No. 2

By: Martin Biddle and Birthe Kjolbye-Biddle

England’s Premier Abbey: The Medieval Chapter House of St. Albans Abbey, and its Excavation in 1978

Twenty miles northwest of London, the great highway of Watling Street passes through the Roman city of Verulamium, the second […]

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Vol. 22 / No. 2

By: Robert Abramson

The Big Drum in the Big City: Creole Enculturation in the Pan West-Indian Community of Brooklyn, N.Y.

In the summertime in New York, you don’t have to wait for the airline com¬≠mercials to hear the sounds of […]

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Vol. 22 / No. 2

By: Cynthia Jones Eiseman

Greek Lead: Ingots from a Shipwreck Raise Questions About Metal Trade in Classical Times

Metals and metallurgy are of great interest to archaeologists, and much has been written in these pages and elsewhere recently […]

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