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Ao chapter 5 numbers 1-24

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Democracy
the direct rule of the people(demos)
Polis poleis
an independent city state
Funerary vase
a vase with a hole placed at the bottom for a libation( a liquid used as a sacrifice to a deity) so it could seep out unto the grave
Olympiad
the ceremonial games in which all the Greek states participated
Kylix
Greek, shallow drinking cup
Amphora
two-handled Greek storage jar
Hydria
tall vase with two handles and a cover
Meander
a pattern made up of bands of horizontal, abstract motifs also, called the Greek key
Geometric period
the formative period of Greek art
Centaur
mythological beast, half man and half horse
Gorgon
female monster (Medusa had a head of snakes could turn men to stone)
Archaic period
the period of Greek art from 900 to 500 BC. It was the earliest period of great vase painting and the beginning of monumental stone sculpture
Siren
a creature which is half bird and half woman
Black-figure painting
is a style in which the entire design is painted in black silhouette against the red clay. The internal design is scratched in with a needle.
Red figure painting
the reddish clay was painted with black slip (watery clay substance). The design was freely painted with a brush which made it possible to show overlapping and foreshortening
Caryatid
is a female figure which functions as a column
Kore
an archaic Greek sculpture of a standing female youth
Kouros
an archaic Greek sculpture of standing male youth
Acropolis
means high city is a sacred hill on which the Parthenon was built
Triglyphs
was an element of the Doric frieze separating two consecutive metopes and divided into three sections
Entasis
a swelling in the middle of the shafts on a column
Treasury
a small building set up for the safe storage of votive offerings
Pediment
a triangle over the lintel in a temple
Entablature
the entire structure above the columns