GABRIEL SOULTANIAN: The Pre-History of the Armenians. 2 volumes. 220, 429 pp. London: Bennett and Bloom, 2003, 2004. £45.00 + £45.00. (hardback) 1 898948 259, 1 898948 267.

@article{Redgate2007GABRIELST,
  title={GABRIEL SOULTANIAN: The Pre-History of the Armenians. 2 volumes. 220, 429 pp. London: Bennett and Bloom, 2003, 2004. £45.00 + £45.00. (hardback) 1 898948 259, 1 898948 267.},
  author={A. E. Redgate},
  journal={Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies},
  year={2007},
  volume={70},
  pages={173 - 175}
}
  • A. Redgate
  • Published 1 February 2007
  • History
  • Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies
confined exclusively to the upper end of the luxury market. Among the less well-known pieces she discusses is a carved and painted casket in the Museo Diocesano in Mantua, very similar to that made for the Fatimid ruler, alMu izz, at al-Mansuriyya. On the connections of the Fatimid and the Cordova schools she is agnostic: both stylistically and technically they are very dissimilar and the Fatimid pieces show clearer analogies to late Classical and Byzantine ivories. Dr Contadini’s material is…