Chapter 18 Terra a mano: The Handmade Pottery of Philippi and Its Implications for the Transformation of the City during the Early Byzantine Period

In: Philippi, From Colonia Augusta to Communitas Christiana

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In this chapter handmade pottery from different sites in the city of Philippi is presented, along with its context information, thus proposing a typochronology of the ware. Matters of production and technology are examined. The presence of handmade ware provides valuable information on the economic and social life of the city during the 7th and 8th century, implying differentiations on the production and consumption model that take place during that period.

Philippi, From Colonia Augusta to Communitas Christiana

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