Incense and the port of Adulis


Peacock, David and Blue, Lucy (2007) Incense and the port of Adulis. In, Peacock, David and Williams, David (eds.) Food for the Gods: New Light on the Ancient Incense Trade. Oxford, UK, Oxbow, 135-140.

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Introduction (David Peacock and David Williams); The incense kingdoms of Yemen: An outline history of the south Arabian Incense trade (Caroline Singer); Basalt as ships' ballast and the Roman incense trade (David Peacock, David Williams and Sarah James); The Port of Qana' and the incense trade (Alexander Sedov); Frankincense in the 'triangular' Indo-Arabian-Roman aromatics trade (Sunil Gupta); Incense in Mithraic ritual: the evidence of the finds (Joanna Bird); Incense and the port of Adulis (David Peacock and Lucy Blue); Frankincense and myrrh today (Myra Shackley).

Item Type: Book Section
ISBNs: 1842172254 (hardback)
1842172255 (paperback)
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Subjects: C Auxiliary Sciences of History > CC Archaeology
Divisions: University Structure - Pre August 2011 > School of Humanities > Archaeology
ePrint ID: 43288
Date Deposited: 23 Jan 2007
Last Modified: 27 Mar 2014 18:27
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/43288

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