Death on Display in the Ancient World


Valeria Callityche, Freedwoman - A Classic Roman Inhumation

gold earring
  • Ari Faneuil
  • Anne Heller
  • Eric Plantier
  • Barrett Streu


Cremation in a Roman Port Town

  • Michael S. Grabinski
  • Gregory M. Westbrook
  • Erik R. Zempel
two cremation urns
This group undertook the web design and production of its own portion of this site.


Diversity in Death: A Tomb in Terenouthis

 bronze coin of Diocletian

  • Leslie Arndt
  • Dina Bonnell
  • Brad Claus
  • Kim Conley

Class Instructor:

Special thanks go to:
  • Melanie D. Grunow for web design and production
  • William J. Pestle for creating the burial assemblages studied by the students in CC 120 Death on Display in the Ancient World
  • Shannon Stock for special photography for this web site
  • Robin Meador-Woodruff and the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology for their kind cooperation in this endeavor

Funding for this project was provided by the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology and the by the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching at the University of Michigan.

A detail of the brick wall in archive photograph KM 61.7.1098 is used as the background image for this web site.

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