Category Archives: Drawing

Last Full Week in Polis

This is out last full week in Polis. Bill leaves for Greece on Monday and I leave for PA a week from Friday. It is also the point in the season where we go from feeling like everything is under … Continue reading

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Quiet Weekend

So, it has been a quiet weekend at Polis. The weather has been perfect – sunny, no clouds, just a hint of a breeze, and 75 degrees or so. So, since the weather was so good, I spent both days … Continue reading

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Catching Up

The last few days have been fairly busy and so I haven’t had a chance to post. On Friday, I went back to Kourion and looked at some more pottery there. It didn’t go as well as planned. I had … Continue reading

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Typical Day at Polis

Today (Tuesday) was a typical day here in Polis. We got up and headed out to the apotheke. We finished up looking at various excavation units that we wanted to check on and I turned to cataloging items for publication. … Continue reading

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And Quiet Falls Over the PKAP Landscape

Today was the last day in Cyprus for almost everyone working on PKAP. I took Bill to the airport at 8, while David and his students put up the last crates of artifacts. Bill is off to Greece to work … Continue reading

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The End for PKAP?

Today was the last real work day for me on Cyprus for the summer. Bill and I spent the morning in the museum, illustrating artifacts, trying to reconcile any issues, and preparing artifacts (stone tools, sculpture, etc.) for other specialists … Continue reading

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Last Work Day in Polis

Today was our last work day at the apotheke in Polis – and it was windy and rainy for most of the day. Tomorrow we are heading back to Larnaca so we can work on PKAP material. As is our … Continue reading

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T Minus 3

At the end of the day today, we have 3 work days left in the PKAP study season. Everybody but me leaves Saturday morning – I leave next Wednesday after getting a chance to spend some time at Kourion. With … Continue reading

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Stampapalooza Friday

Basically, today was a repeat of yesterday with drawing, cataloguing, labeling, munselling, etc. Brandon and I drew another 50 ceramic profiles today. The big difference, at least to me, was the large number of stamped amphora handles that Brandon pulled out … Continue reading

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Just another Thursday

Well, nothing much to report today. We went back to the Museum today, just like yesterday, and the day before that. Basically, everything is running smoothly, Brandon and I are drawing, Dave’s students are cataloguing artifacts, and Dave is straightening … Continue reading

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