The Archaeology and Art of Central Asia:
Studies from the Former Soviet Union


Edited by B. A. Litvinskii and C. A. Bromberg

Preface
Carol A. Bromberg

Introduction
B. A. Litvinskii

Sarazm: An Agricultural Center of Ancient Sogdiana
A. I. Isakov

The "Palace," Temple, and Necropolis of Jarkutan
A. Askarov and T. Shirinov

Aegean-Anatolian Motifs in the Glyptic Art of Bactria and Margiana
V. I. Sarianidi

The Ethnic History of the Sakas
I. V. P'iankov

The Hellenistic Architecture and Art of the Temple of the Oxus
B. A. Litvinskii and I. R. Pichikian

The Kalali-Gir 2 Ritual Center in Ancient Khwarazm
B. I. Vainberg

Ancient Samarkand: Capital of Soghd
G. V. Shishkina

Excavations of Staraia Nisa
V. N. Pilipko

Materials for an Archaeological Map of the Merv Oasis: The Durnali Region
A. Bader, V. Gaibov, and G. Koshelenko

Old Indian Kapala in a Bactrian Inscription from Qara-Tepe
V. A. Livshits and V. G. Shkoda

Kampir-Tepe: Structures, Written Documents, and Coins
E. V. Rtveladze

The Fortification of Kampir-Tepe: A Reconstruction
D. V. Rusanov

The Palaces of Topraq-Qal'a
IU. A. Rapoport

Worshipers from the Northern Shrine of Temple II, Panjikent
B. I. Marshak and V. I. Raspopova

Sogdian Ossuaries
L. V. Pavchinskaia

The Form and Style of Sogdian Ossuaries
G. A. Pugachenkova

The Circulation of Coins in Central Asia during the Early Medieval Period
E. V. Zeimal'

Bibliography

Index

Dionysos and Ariadne at Zeugma
Sheila Campbell

Gondophares the SAH (SAE): Postscript to "The Parthian Origins of the House of Rustam"
A. Sh. Shahbazi

Museum Acquisitions and Notes

Reviews and Books Received



Vol. 8 = 360 pp.



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