Flashcards in Aegean Vocab Deck (13):
(tholo tombs) - large above-ground burial places with rounded, conical shape
vault made by projecting courses of stone
ceramic covered with colorful, opaque glass that form smooth, impermeable surface
main hall in Mycenean palace.
room with central hearth and pillars
technique where black sulfur alloy is rubbed into fine lines engraved into metal. When heated, sulfur fuses and makes contrasting line.
group of buildings where ruler lived/governed
dates based on objects around it
technique of hammering metal from back to create protruding image
vessel used for drinking/pouring liquids on special occasions
Sculpture in the round
sculpture meant to be viewed from all angles
deep pit used for burial