Mabel Lang

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Mabel Lang
Born (1917-11-12)November 12, 1917
Died July 21, 2010(2010-07-21) (aged 92)
Nationality United States
Fields Classical Greek archaeology
Institutions University of Cincinnati, Bryn Mawr College
Alma mater Bryn Mawr College

Mabel Louise Lang (November 12, 1917[1] – July 21, 2010) was an American archaeologist and scholar of Classical Greek and Mycenaean culture. She served on the faculty of Bryn Mawr College until 1991 and was professor emerita there until her death. She was the author of several books on Classical Greek law and culture, and was a contributor to the deciphering of the Linear B inscriptions found at Pylos.[2] She received her Ph.D. from Bryn Mawr in 1943.

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  1. ^ "Authority Record" (in English). The Library of Congress. Retrieved July 30, 2010. 
  2. ^ (Chadwick 1963)
  • Dyson, Stephen L. (1998). Ancient marbles to American shores: classical archaeology in the United States. University of Pennsylvania Press. ISBN 978-0-8122-3446-6. 

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