Studies of the early medieval pottery of Al-Andalus
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Carvajal López J.C. and Jiménez Puertas, M. "Studies of the early medieval pottery of Al-Andalus". Early Medieval Europe 19(4): 411-435 (2011). [http://hdl.handle.net/10481/22454]
This paper presents a review of the studies of early medieval (Amiral and Caliphal) pottery in al-Andalus. It opens with a discussion of the first archaeological and ceramics surveys, including an assessment of their historical and theoretical contexts and their relevance to the developing discipline. After discussion of the contributions and also shortcomings of current approaches, the article closes by sketching the direction of future research.