Saturday Mar. 7 10:30 AM
Chinese Export Pottery: A Business Model for Athenian Vase Production? The third presentation in the AIA/SunWatch Winter 2020 Lecture Series presented by Dr. Kathleen Lynch, Archaeological Institute of America National Lecturer and Professor of Classics at the University of Cincinnati.
Sunday Mar. 8 12:00 PM
Saturday Apr. 4 10:30 AM
All students of Greek archaeology know something about the process of ancient vase decoration for Black-figure and Red-figure wares. What they probably don’t know is that this technology was discovered through the use of modern electric kilns and that although the chemistry of the process was understood; there was no comprehension of the actual firing.