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University of Illinois at Chicago (Chicago, IL 60607-3320)
Elizabeth R. Gebhard (Project Director: February 1978 to October 1990)
Materials Analysis of Artifacts from Isthmia

To examine the artifacts at the Isthmian sanctuary of Poseidon so as to determine the materials used and method of manufacture; to conduct a surface inspection of the Isthmos to determine sources of raw materials and evidence of regional industrial activity; and to compare the artifacts with similar objects from Corinth, which was the controlling city for Isthmia, in order to explore the organization of a major Greek sanctuary and the extent to which it was dependent on the controlling city for its goods and services.

Project fields:

Basic Research

Research Programs

Totals (outright + match):
$12,500 (approved)
$12,500 (awarded)

Grant period:
7/1/1978 – 12/31/1979