Exam 1 Art Before the Written word, Stonehenge, Mesopotamia, and Egyptian Flashcards Preview

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Flashcards in Exam 1 Art Before the Written word, Stonehenge, Mesopotamia, and Egyptian Deck (25):
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The Woman of Willendorf (“Venus of Willendorf),”

Limestone, c. 25,000-20,000 BCE

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Lion-Human

found in the Hohlenstein Cave, Germany

30,000-26,000 BCE

Mammoth Ivory

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Cave at Lascaux: Hall of Bulls

France Paleolithic

Charcoal and () on cave walls

15,000 – 13,000 BC

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Stonehenge

England

c. 3100-1100 BCE

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Swinside Circle

in northwest England (Lake District)

c. 7000-3500 BCE

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Woodhenge

c. 7000–3500 BC

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The Flood Tablet, relating part of the Epic of Gilgamesh

7th century BCE

clay From Nineveh, modern Iraq

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Warka Vase

from Uruk, (modern Warka) Iraq

ca. 3300-3000 BCE

Alabaster

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Ziggurat

Ur (modern Iraq) Dedicated to the moon god Nana, ca.

2100 BCE

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Votive statue of Gudea

c. 2090 BCE

Mesapotamia

Diorite

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Victory stele of Naram-Sin from modern Susa, Iran

ca. 2254-2218 BCE

Sandstone

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Votive Statues from the Square Temple at  Tell Asmar

Mesopotamia

c. 2900-2600 BCE

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Stele with code of Hammurabi from modern Susa, Iran

ca. 1792-1750 BCE

Diorite

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Lamassu (winged human headed bulls)

from the citadel of Sargon II, modern Iraq

ca. 721-706 BCE

Limestone

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The Dying Lion

Alabaster relief

from the Palace of Ashurbanipal II in Nineveh Assyrian

around 645 BCE

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Palette of Narmer, c. 3150-3125 BCE, slate

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The Stepped Pyramid of Djoser, Saqqara, ca. 2800 BCE

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Pyramids at Giza, c.2569-2503 BCE

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King Menkaure and his Queen Khamerenbty Giza, c. 2500 BCE, diorite

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King Khafre Seated. Giza; c. 2500 BCE diorite

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Hatshepsut as King, 1479–1458 BCE, New Kingdom, limestone

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Sphinx of Hatshepsut. Egypt. Red Granite, circa 1473–1458 B.C.E.

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Limestone relief with Akhenaten and Nefertiti with Daughters, New Kingdom, c. 1360 BCE

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Section from a Book of the Dead made for the singer Nany, c. 1070-945 BCE, painted and inscribed papyrus

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The Third and Inner-most Anthropoid Sarcophagus of of Tutankhamun, c. 1325 BCE, Solid gold