Issues

Vol 3 No. 2 (2016) The Sphero-conical vessel: Name, object and usage

Guest edited by Stéphane Pradines

Journal: Journal of Islamic Archaeology

Published: Feb 15, 2017

View In OJS: https://www.equinoxpub.com/JIA/issue/view/2348

Section Title Author Published
Editorial
The Sphero-conical Vessel: A Difficult Interpretation between Historical Sources and Archaeology Stéphane Pradines Feb 1, 2017
Articles
Medieval Islamic Fire Grenades: Further Evidence from a Military Context David Nicolle Feb 1, 2017
A Note on “Grenades” as Fire-starter Flasks Donald Whitcomb Feb 1, 2017
Note on a Use of Sphero-conical Vessels in Mamluk Era Damascus Elodie Vigouroux Feb 1, 2017
Sphero-conical Vessels from the Ayyubid Wall in Cairo: A Typology (11th–15th c.) Julie Monchamp Feb 1, 2017
Sphero-conical Vessels from Baalbek: A Diverse and Challenging Collection Valentina Vezzoli Feb 1, 2017
A Late Military Use of the Sphero-conical in the 19th Century Sudan Stéphane Pradines Feb 1, 2017
Book Reviews
Recherches archéologiques à Adoulis (Érythrée), by F. Anfray and C. Zazzaro. Presses Universitaires du Midi 2016. 116pp., Illustrations and maps. Pb. €23. ISBN-13: 9782810704668. Timothy Insoll Feb 1, 2017
Qurans of the Umayyads: A First Overview, by François Déroche. Brill, 2014. xiv, 194 pp., 45 illus., Pb. €55,00/$71.00. ISBN-13: 9789004255654. Sarah Bowen Savant Feb 1, 2017
Fustat I under the direction of Roland-Pierre Gayraud Bone Carvings from Fustat- Istabl ʿAntar. Excavations of the Institut français d’archéologie orientale in Cairo (1985-2003), by Elzbieta Rodziewicz, with preface by Sylvie Denoix. Myriam Wissa Feb 1, 2017
Persian Archery and Swordsmanship: Historical Martial Arts of Iran, by Manouchehr Moshtagh Khorasani. Niloufar Books. 2013. Hb., 392pp. B&W with colour gallery. $174.95. ISBN-13: 9783000390548. Denys Toichkin Feb 1, 2017
The Culture of Letter-Writing in Pre-modern Islamic Society, by Adrian Gully. Edinburgh University Press, 2008. 232 pp., Hb. £55/$130.00. ISBN-13: 9780748633739. Mounia Chekhab-Abudaya Feb 9, 2017
Islamic and Oriental Arms and Armour. A Lifetime’s Passion, by Robert Hales. 400 pp., 850+ colour and 150 black and white illus., Hb. £75.00. ISBN-13: 9780992631505. Bede Dwyer Feb 9, 2017
The Medieval Nile: Route, Navigation and Landscape in Islamic Egypt, by John Cooper, American University in Cairo Press, 2014. 392 pp., 5 tables, 15 b/w photos, 68 b/w line drawings, 12 color line drawings. Hb. $75.00, ISBN-13: 9789774166143. Stephane Pradines Feb 9, 2017
The Archaeology of Medieval Spain 1100–1500, edited by Magdalena Valor and Avelino Guitiérrez. Equinox 2014. 354pp., 145 colour photographs and maps. Hb. £75.00 / $95.00, ISBN-13: 9781845531737; Pb., £35.00 / $49.95, ISBN-13: 9781781792520. Rebecca Bridgman Feb 9, 2017
A Crusader, Ottoman, and Early Modern Aegean Archaeology: Built Environment and Domestic Material Culture in the Medieval and Post-Medieval Cyclades, Greece (13th-20th Century AD), by Athanasios K. Vionis. George Manginis Feb 9, 2017
Note
Chinese Ware in Islamic Tiberias David Stacey Feb 13, 2017
In Memoriam
Juan Zozaya Stabel-Hansen Manuel Retuerce Velasco, translated into English by Jose Carvajal Lopez Feb 9, 2017