University of Cologne, Department of History, Ancient History, and Department of Classics, Byzantine Studies

Project management: Peter Franz Mittag
Editorial: Peter Franz Mittag, Mabi Angar
Programming: Jürgen Freundel, Ilmenau

Academic Staff and responsibilities

Antiquity: Peter Franz Mittag
Late Antiquity and Byzantium: Peter Franz Mittag and Mabi Angar

Photography: Elke Krengel and Oliver Steinert (see each object entry's print view for details).
Layout: Goldland Media
Maps: Goldland Media, Dr. Jürgen Freundel



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