Katharine H. B. Stoddert

From the Land of the Scythians

(This Edition Published)

Main Details
Photography Lee Boltin
Photography Assisting Ken Kay
Designed by Irwin Glusker
Design Assistant Christian von Rosenvinge
Design Assistant Lilly Hollander
Maps Wesley B. McKeown
Distributed by/Director of Distribution New York Graphic Society
Preface by John Richardson, Jr.
Introduction by Ann Farkas
Series The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin
Copyright Holder The Metropolitan Museum of Art*
Editor Katharine H. B. Stoddert
Associate Editor Joan K. Holt
Art Director/Editor Stuart Silver
Publisher The Metropolitan Museum of Art*
About/Subject Ancient Civilisations
About/Subject Scythia
About/Subject Scythians
This Edition Published
Identifying Codes
Volume Number XXXII
Issue Number 5
Format Soft cover
Publication Location New York, NY, United States
Page Count 160 pages
Language English
Chapters Introduction


Early Cultures of the Lands of the Scythians

Excavations and Discoveries in Scythian Lands

Color Plates


Herodotus: On the Scythians

The Dawn of Chivalry

The Vettersfelde Find

"The Maikop Treasure"
Notes Ancient treasures from the Museums of the U.S.S.R.
3000 B.C. - 100 B.C.
Includes maps and essays on the early culture of the Scythians, the history of the excavations, 32 full color plates and 69 B/W photos of artifacts. Accompanied an exhibition organized in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture of the USSR, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.


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