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I. Material Remains (CT)

A. General (CT)

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1. Introduction (CT)

The present article offers a survey of the ways in which material remains from the ancient world have been transmitted to the modern age. Not included are the active acquisition of antiquities for display or their representation in art museums, or the systematic post-Classical acquisition of remains for research purposes (cf. Antiquarianism; Antiquities, collections of; Classical ArchaeologyArt works, a…

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Höcker, Christoph (Kissing), Clemens, Lukas, Faveri, Lorena De, Gastgeber, Christian and Klopsch, Paul, “Transmission”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 23 July 2024 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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