Flashcards in Chapter 10 & 11 (MIDTERM) Deck (14)
What was originally an Early Gothic Cathedral and then was rebuilt as High Gothic Style?
What was the theme of the "Royal Portal" in the Center Portal.
-"Salvation, not Damnation"
Who surrounds Jesus in the center Portal?
The 4 Evangelists
What symbolizes light?
There were many windows which let in light and light symbolizes God.
Who thought the Church needed to look very busy so it would look nice?
How many levels did the Face of the Church have?
Romanesque -- 1th & 12th Century
Gothic-- 12th century
Hiberno-Saxon -- 6 and 8 century
Charlemagne (Carolingian) --- 768-814 CE
Ottonim (3 ottos) --- 936-1002
Sutton Hoo Belt Buckle
It would have been used to fasten the kind of waist belt commonly worn by Anglo-Saxon men at the time, from which might hand a knife and sometimes a leather pouch.
Decorated with 13 animals including birds, interwoven snakes and four-legged beasts.
The more it's intertwined, the more success and power a person has.
From the sutton Hoo ship burial in early 7th century
Large silver gilt pin
Used to fasten cloak around shoulders
Ste Foy reliquary and church
Important pilgrimage church on the route to Santiago de Compostela
Begun in the eleventh century and completed in the mid-twelfth century.
It has a barrel-vaulted nave lined with arches on the interior.
Santiago de Compostela FLOOR plan (Use an Image)
Linen w/ wool
Probably embroidered by anglo saxon women
230 ft long
600 humans and 700 animals
Chronicles events leading to the conquest of England in 1066 by duke William of Normandy
Different Evangalists and their SYMBOLS
Matthew = Man = Human Aspect
Mark = Lion = Christ of the resurrection
Luke = Ox = Jesus' sacrifice
John = Eagle = Christs second coming