About: Karen Trentelman and Marc Walton

Karen Trentelman I'm senior scientist at the Getty Conservation Institute (GCI) and the principal investigator and project director of the Athenian Pottery Project. Marc Walton I'm a scientist at the Getty Conservation Institute, and co-principal investigator and scientific director of the Athenian Pottery Project. See all the team members and partners here »

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Getty Voices: Attic Pots and Atomic Particles

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How did the ancient Greeks make their characteristic red-and-black pottery? Modern science may finally yield the answer. More»

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      A courtly strut along a winding path. 

      The decorated border reveals perhaps a C, an X, and a Y. It’s difficult to make out, but these initials likely hold the key to the manuscript’s unknown patron.

      #NowOnView in the new rotation of Chivalry in the Middle Ages

      Young Men and Women Outdoors, about 1460 - 1470, French. J. Paul Getty Museum.

      09/22/14

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