Publications on Tapa Sardar by scholars connected with the Italian Archaeological Mission in Afghanistan

 

  • Filigenzi Anna , "Late Buddhist Art in Archaeological Context: Some Reflections on the Sanctuary of Tapa Sardar", in C. Bautze-Picron (eds.) Religion and Art: New Issues in Indian Iconography and Iconology. Vol. 1 of the Proceedings of the 18th conference of the European Association of South Asian Archaeologists, London 2005 (general editor M. Willis).. London 2008: 49-62.
  • Filigenzi Anna , "The dāna, the pātra and the cakravartin-ship: Archaeological and Art Historical Evidence for a Social History of Early Medieval Buddhism", In C. Bautze-Picron (ed.) Miscellanies about the Buddha Image. South Asian Archaeology 2007, Special Session 1 (BAR International Series 1888).. Oxford 2008: 11-24.
  • Filigenzi Anna , "The Buddhist Site of Tapa Sardar", in Anna Filigenzi and Roberta Giunta (eds), Fifty years of research in the Heart of Eurasia. The IsIAO Italian Archaeological Mission in Afghanistan 1957-2007. Proceedings of the symposium held in the Istituto Italiano per l’Africa e l’Oriente, Rome, January 8th 2008. Rome 2009: 41-57.
  • Filigenzi Anna , "Ritual Forms, Cult Objects: Tapa Sardar at the Crossroads of Places and Phases of the Buddhist ecumene", in Anna Filigenzi and Roberta Giunta (eds), Fifty years of research in the Heart of Eurasia. The IsIAO Italian Archaeological Mission in Afghanistan 1957-2007. Proceedings of the symposium held in the Istituto Italiano per l’Africa e l’Oriente, Rome, January 8th 2008. Rome 2009: 59-75.
  • Filigenzi Anna , "Migration, Diffusion, Localisation: The common roots of late Buddhist art in Afghanistan/Pakistan and early Buddhist art in Himalayan countries", Tibetan Arts in Transition: A Journey through Theatre, Cinema and Painting. Seminars Proceedings, Rome and Naples 2008-2009 [Le arti tibetane in transizione: Un viaggio attraverso teatro, cinema e pittura. Atti dei seminari Roma e Napoli 2008-2009]. Rome 2009: 79-87.
  • Parlato Sandra, "A Brāhmī Inscription on a Mud-Plaster Floor at Tapa Sardar, Ghazni", East and West no. 29. 1979: 265-269.
  • Silvi Antonini Chiara, Taddei Maurizio, "Wall Paintings from Tapa Sardār, Ghazni", South Asian Archaeology 1979. Berlin 1981: 429-438.
  • Silvi Antonini Chiara, "Note su un’area sacra di Tapa Sardar", Annali dell’Istituto Universitario Orientale di Napoli no. 39. 1979: 480-490.
  • Silvi Antonini Chiara, "A Short Note on the Pottery from Tapa Sardar", In M. Taddei (ed.), South Asian Archeology 1977. Naples 1979: 847-864.
  • Taddei Maurizio, Verardi, Giovanni, "Tapa Sardar - Second Preliminary Report", East and West no. 28, 1-4. Rome 1978: 33-135.
  • Taddei Maurizio, Verardi Giovanni, "Buddhist Sculptures from Tapa Sardâr, Ghazni (Afghanistan)", La Parola del Passato no. 199. 1981: 251-266..
  • Taddei Maurizio, Verardi Giovanni, "Tapa Sarudâru no bukkyô chôkoku", Bukkyô Geijutsu (Ars Buddhica) no. 138. 1981: 11-22.
  • Taddei Maurizio, Verardi Giovanni, "The Italian Archaeological Mission in Afghanistan: Brief Account of Excavation and Study", In Studi di storia dell’arte in memoria di Mario Rotili. Naples 1984: 41-70.
  • Taddei Maurizio, Verardi Giovanni, "Clay Stupas and Thrones at Tapa Sardar, Ghazni (Afghanistan)", Zinbun (Memoirs of the Research Institute for Humanistic Studies, Kyoto University) no. 20. 1984: 17-32.
  • Taddei Maurizio, Verardi Giovanni, "Arheologija i buddizm – vklad Ital’janskogo Instituta Srednego i Dal’nego Vostoka (IsMEO)", Vestnik Drevnej Istorii no. 2. 1993: 152-162.
  • Taddei Maurizio, "Tapa Sardar - First Preliminary Report", East and West no. 18, 1-2. Rome 1968: 109-24.
  • Taddei Maurizio, "Results of New Excavation in Tapa-i-Sardar", Afghanistan no. 23/3. 1970: 85-107.
  • Taddei Maurizio, "The Mahiṣamardinī Image from Tapa Sardar, Ghazni", In N. Hammond (ed.), South Asian Archaeology. London 1973: 203-213.
  • Taddei Maurizio, "A Note on the Parinirvana Buddha at Tapa Sardar", In J.E. van Lohuizen-de Leeuw & J.M.M. Ubaghs (eds), South Asian Archaeology 1973. Leiden 1974: 111-115.
  • Taddei Maurizio, "Evidence of a Fire Cult at Tapa Sardâr, Ghazni (Afghanistan)", In B. Allchin (ed.), South Asian Archaeology 1981. Cambridge 1984: 263-270.
  • Taddei Maurizio, "The Bejewelled Buddha and the Mahiṣāsuramardinī: Religion and Political Ideology in Pre-Muslim Afghanistan", In C. Jarrige (ed.), South Asian Archaeology 1989, Madison, Wisc.. 1992: 457-464.
  • Taddei Maurizio, "La plastica buddhistica in argilla in Afghanistan e nel Nordovest del Subcontinente indiano", In Oxus: Tesori dell’Asia Centrale (Rome, Palazzo Venezia, 29 October 1993-16 January 1994). Rome 1993: 118-122.
  • Taddei Maurizio, "Ghazna", Enciclopedia dell’Arte Antica classica e orientale, Second Supplement 1971-1994, Rome, vol. II. 1994: 766-770.
  • Taddei Maurizio, "Kabul", Enciclopedia dell’Arte Antica Classica e Orientale, Second Supplement 1971-1994 no. vol. III. Rome 1996: 153-157.
  • Taddei Maurizio, "Afghanistan §II, 1(ii)(b): Sculpture: c. 4th-c. 1st century BC; (c): Sculpture: c. 1st-c. 3rd century AD; (d): Sculpture: c. 4th-c. 9th century AD; (iii)(a): Painting: c. 4th-c. 1st century BC; (b): c. 1st-c. 5th century AD; (c): c. 6th-c. 9th century AD.", In J. Turner (ed.), The Dictionary of Art, Macmillan no. vol. 1. 1996: 194-203.
  • Taddei Maurizio, "Sardar, Tepe", In J. Turner (ed.), The Dictionary of Art, Macmillan no. vol. 27. 1996: 833.
  • Taddei Maurizio, "Chronological Problems Connected with Buddhist Unbaked-Clay Sculpture from Afghanistan and Surrounding Areas", In M. Alram & D.E. Klimburg-Salter (eds), Coins, Art, and Chronology: Essays on the pre-Islamic History of the Indo-Iranian Borderlands, (Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Philosophisch-historische Klasse, Denkschriften, Band 280). Vienna 1999: 391-397.
  • Verardi Giovanni, Paparatti Elio, "From Early To Late Tapa Sardār. A Tentative Chronology", East and West no. 55/1-4. 2005: 405-444.
  • Verardi Giovanni, "Osservazioni sulla coroplastica di epoca kusana nel Nord-Ovest e in Afghanistan in relazione al materiale di Tapa Sardar", Annali dell’Istituto Universitario Orientale di Napoli no. 43. 1983: 479-504.
  • Verardi Giovanni, "Gandharan Imagery at Tapa Sardar", In B. Allchin (ed.), South Asian Archaeology 1981. Cambridge 1984: 257-262.
  • Verardi Giovanni, "Tapa Sardar", Enciclopedia Archeologica, Istituto Italiano dell’Enciclopedia, Roma, vol. Asia. Roma 2005: 591-592.

Buddhist and Islamic

  • Colombo Fabio, "Soils, Marbles and Colours: Restoration and Conservation Across the History of the Italian Archaeological Mission in Afghanistan", in Anna Filigenzi and Roberta Giunta (eds), Fifty years of research in the Heart of Eurasia. The IsIAO Italian Archaeological Mission in Afghanistan 1957-2007. Proceedings of the symposium held in the Istituto Italiano per l’Africa e l’Oriente, Rome, January 8th 2008. Roma 2009: 173-183.
  • Di Flumeri Vatielli Gabriella, "The Museo Nazionale d'Arte Orientale 'G. Tucci' and the Istituto Italiano per l'Africa e l'Oriente: a Long and Intense Collaboration of 50 Years' Duration", in Anna Filigenzi and Roberta Giunta (eds), Fifty years of research in the Heart of Eurasia. The IsIAO Italian Archaeological Mission in Afghanistan 1957-2007. Proceedings of the symposium held in the Istituto Italiano per l’Africa e l’Oriente, Rome, January 8th 2008. Roma 2009: 185-202.
  • Ferrandi Marco, "Out of History: Themes and Symbols in the Hindu Kush at the Fringes of the Main Cultural Traditions", in Anna Filigenzi and Roberta Giunta (eds), Fifty years of research in the Heart of Eurasia. The IsIAO Italian Archaeological Mission in Afghanistan 1957-2007. Proceedings of the symposium held in the Istituto Italiano per l’Africa e l’Oriente, Rome, January 8th 2008. Roma 2009: 23-39.
  • Filigenzi A., Giunta R. (eds.), The IsIAO Italian Archaeological Mission in Afghanistan 1957-2007. Fifty Years of Research in the Heart of Eurasia (Proceedings of the symposium held in the Istituto Italiano per l’Africa e l’Oriente, Rome, January 8th 2008). Roma 2009.
  • East and West no. 7/4. 1957: 392.
  • East and West no. 9/3. 1958: 273-274.
  • East and West no. 10/3-4. 1959: 234, 309.
  • East and West no. 11/4 . 1960: 306.
  • East and West no. 12/4. 1961: 290.
  • East and West no. 13/1. 1962: 86.
  • East and West no. 16/3-4. 1966: 384.
  • East and West no. 17. 1967: 344-345.
  • East and West no. 19. 1969: 545-546.
  • East and West no. 20. 1970: 509-510.
  • East and West no. 21. 1971: 421-422.
  • East and West no. 22. 1972: 379-384.
  • East and West no. 23. 1973: 420.
  • East and West no. 25. 1975: 544-546.
  • East and West no. 26/3-4. 1976: 599-600.
  • Micheli Roberto, "Prehistory of Afghanistan: The Italian Contribution and Research Perspectives", in Anna Filigenzi and Roberta Giunta (eds), Fifty years of research in the Heart of Eurasia. The IsIAO Italian Archaeological Mission in Afghanistan 1957-2007. Proceedings of the symposium held in the Istituto Italiano per l’Africa e l’Oriente, Rome, January 8th 2008. Roma 2009: 1-17.
  • Taddei Maurizio, Verardi Giovanni, "La Missione Archeologica Italiana in Afghanistan, 1976-1979", In Scavi e ricerche Archeologiche degli anni 1976-1979 (Quaderni de ‘La Ricerca Scientifica’, 112) no. vol. 1. Rome 1985: 273-301.
  • Taddei Maurizio, "Prof. Maurizio Taddei Visits Ghazni", SPACH Newsletter no. 6. 2000: 5-7.