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Ancient Near East Art
Standard of Ur Summarian
Statuettes of Worshipers MESOPOTAMIA
Stele of Naram-Sin AKKADIAN
Ziggurat of Ur ... Neo-Sumerian Art
"Royal" Cemetry of Ur... UR--home of Abraham... Tomb... -Lapis lazuli-…
-These were found buried in a floor of a temple. ... -Size: unde…
-stele: a carved stone slab used to mark graves or to commemo…
-This was one of the largest ziggurats in Mesopotamia. ... -It w…
Standard of Ur Summarian
"Royal" Cemetry of Ur... UR--home of Abraham... Tomb... -Lapis lazuli-…
Statuettes of Worshipers MESOPOTAMIA
-These were found buried in a floor of a temple. ... -Size: unde…
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Ancient Near East
Sumerian... White Temple and Ziggurat... Ur…
Sumerian... Statuettes of two worshipper…
Sumerian... War Side and Peace Side Stan…
Sumerian... Bull-headed Lyre From Royal…
Sumerian... White Temple and Ziggurat... Ur…
Sumerian... Statuettes of two worshipper…
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Art of the Ancient Near East
Plaster Skull from Jericho
Fertile Crescent
Mesoptamia
Persia
Neolithic period. 7,000-6,000 BCE... Plaster of skulls often fou…
Found along the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, this was the fir…
The area of land between the Tigris and Euphrates River. It m…
an empire in southern Asia created by Cyrus the Great in the…
Plaster Skull from Jericho
Neolithic period. 7,000-6,000 BCE... Plaster of skulls often fou…
Fertile Crescent
Found along the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, this was the fir…
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APART: Ancient Near East
White temple and its ziggarat... Uruk (mo…
Statues of votive figures from the Squ…
Standard of Ur from the Royal Tombs at…
The Code of Hammurabi... Babylon, modern…
White temple and its ziggarat... Uruk (mo…
Statues of votive figures from the Squ…
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The Ancient Near East
Name the reason of why few Mesopotamia…
Name the most common material used by…
Why are Sumerian cemeteries great sour…
Why is Assyrian's art history well doc…
-Fragility of the construction materials used to build them... -…
Clay
-Throughout history, it has been customary to bury important…
They had Stone. A necessary element used to help preserve arc…
Name the reason of why few Mesopotamia…
-Fragility of the construction materials used to build them... -…
Name the most common material used by…
Clay
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Ancient Near East
White Temple and ziggurat, Uruk (moder…
Statuettes of two worshipers, from the…
Bull-headed harp with inlaid sound box…
Seated statue of Gudea holding temple…
White Temple and ziggurat, Uruk (moder…
Statuettes of two worshipers, from the…
Art of Ancient Near East
Anu Ziggurat
Carved Vessel from Uruk
Votive Figures from Square Temple
Face of a Woman - Warka Head
Summarian
Summarian
Summarian
Summarian
Anu Ziggurat
Summarian
Carved Vessel from Uruk
Summarian
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ANCIENT NEAR EAST
Cities near the Rivers Tigris and Euph…
City-state
Theocracy
Cuneiform
Mesopotamia, Ancient Near East, Sumer, Ur, Uruk, Susa, Sumeri…
A city-state (what the Greeks called a polis, which is where…
A system of government by priests claiming a divine commission.
Cuneiform is a system of writing first developed by the ancie…
Cities near the Rivers Tigris and Euph…
Mesopotamia, Ancient Near East, Sumer, Ur, Uruk, Susa, Sumeri…
City-state
A city-state (what the Greeks called a polis, which is where…
20 terms
Ancient Near East
Votive Figures, Sumerian
Standard of Ur, Sumerian
Bull Lyre, Sumerian
Stele of Hammurabi, Babylonian
Votive Figures, Sumerian
Standard of Ur, Sumerian
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Ancient Near East and Egypt
The Lady of Uruk " the White Goddess"…
Tell Asmar 2700 BCE... limestone figures…
The Royal Standard of Ur- 2600 BCE ... tw…
Copper head of Naram Sin 2250 BCE... styl…
The Lady of Uruk " the White Goddess"…
Tell Asmar 2700 BCE... limestone figures…
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Ancient Near East Pictures
Ishtar Gate- c. 575 BCE, Babylon. Stat…
Lamassu- c. 700 BCE, Assyria. Louvre,…
Lion Gate- c. 1400 BCE, Hittite. Bogha…
Lion Hunt- c. 640 BCE, Assyria. Britis…
Ishtar Gate- c. 575 BCE, Babylon. Stat…
Lamassu- c. 700 BCE, Assyria. Louvre,…
20 terms
Ancient Near East
temple
fertile crescent
stylized
stele
a place dedicated to the service or worship of a diety or die…
a region of the MIddle East arching across the norther part o…
to design in or cause to conform to a particular style, as of…
a carved stone slab used to mark gravevs or to commemorate hi…
temple
a place dedicated to the service or worship of a diety or die…
fertile crescent
a region of the MIddle East arching across the norther part o…
14 terms
Ancient Near East Art
Standard of Ur
Lyre of Queen Puabi
Votive Figures at Temple of Abu
Ziggurat of Ur
Sumerian. The Standard of Ur was an Ancient Sumerian box that…
Sumerian.
Sumerian
Neo-Sumerian
Standard of Ur
Sumerian. The Standard of Ur was an Ancient Sumerian box that…
Lyre of Queen Puabi
Sumerian.
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Ancient Near East Vocab
Apanda
Capital
Cuneiform
Cylinder Seal
an audience hall in a Persian palace.
the top element of a column
...
Apanda
an audience hall in a Persian palace.
Capital
the top element of a column
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Ancient Near East
fertile crescent
Mesopotamia
ziggurat
city-state
A geographical area of fertile land in the Middle East stretc…
Birthplace of the Sumerian civilization among many others.
A rectangular tiered temple or terraced mound erected by the…
A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate surroun…
fertile crescent
A geographical area of fertile land in the Middle East stretc…
Mesopotamia
Birthplace of the Sumerian civilization among many others.
8 terms
Ancient Near East Images
#12... White Temple , c. 3500-3000 B.C.E.…
#12... White Temple and its ziggurat with…
#14... Statues of votive figures, from th…
#16 War side, Standard of Ur, c. 2600-…
#12... White Temple , c. 3500-3000 B.C.E.…
#12... White Temple and its ziggurat with…
Ancient Near East and Egypt
White Temple and its ziggurat (Sumerian)
Palette of King Narmer (Egypt)
Statues of votive figures, from the Sq…
Seated Scribe (Egyptian)
White Temple and its ziggurat (Sumerian)
Palette of King Narmer (Egypt)
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Art of Ancient Near East
Cuneiform Writing
What were the two most important Sumer…
Sumerians
Ziggurat
sylus
Written language and the development of the city
People could specialize at different tasks and trade among on…
Center of the city- state, center of the government and relig…
Cuneiform Writing
sylus
What were the two most important Sumer…
Written language and the development of the city
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Ancient East - the Near East
Places that make up the Near East
Mesopotamia
Theocracy
Cuneiform
Mesopotamia, Egypt, Israel
"land between the rivers" - between the Euphrates and Tigris…
form of gov't in which the local god (believed to be the real…
(wedge-shaped characters) ... gradually improved/simplified...no…
Places that make up the Near East
Mesopotamia, Egypt, Israel
Mesopotamia
"land between the rivers" - between the Euphrates and Tigris…
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Ancient Near East
3500-500 bce
ziggurat of ur, ancient near east, 350…
tel asmar figures, ancient near east,…
ram in thicket, ancient near east 3500…
bracket dates of ancient near east era?
3500-500 bce
bracket dates of ancient near east era?
ziggurat of ur, ancient near east, 350…
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1) Ancient Near East
The Ancient Near East encompasses...
Mesopotamia encompasses...... (where)
Ancient Egypt ... (where)
Ancient Iran encompasses... ... (where)
the Modern Middle East, including:... MESOPOTAMIA (Iraq, Iran,…
Modern Iraq, southeast Turkey, southwest Iran, northeastern S…
Located primarily along the Nile River in North Eastern Africa.
Elam, Media, Parthia, Persia.
The Ancient Near East encompasses...
the Modern Middle East, including:... MESOPOTAMIA (Iraq, Iran,…
Mesopotamia encompasses...... (where)
Modern Iraq, southeast Turkey, southwest Iran, northeastern S…
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Ancient Near East Vocabulary (Mesopotamia)
Anthropomorphic
Basalt
Capital
Citadel
Attributed human emotions and behaviors to animals
A dark, fine-grained volcanic rock
The top element of a column
A fortress in a commanding position in or near a city
Anthropomorphic
Attributed human emotions and behaviors to animals
Basalt
A dark, fine-grained volcanic rock
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Ancient Near East Vocab
Composite View
Cuneiform
Ground Line
Hierarchic Proportion
A convention of representation in which part of a figure is s…
A system of writing in which wedge-shaped symbols represented…
In paintings and reliefs, a painted or carved baseline on whi…
Use of unnatural proportions or scale to show the relative im…
Composite View
A convention of representation in which part of a figure is s…
Cuneiform
A system of writing in which wedge-shaped symbols represented…
20 terms
Ancient Near East (Mesopotamia)
Ancient Near East (Mesopotamia)
Euphrates River
Tigris River
Fertile Crescent
3200BC-500BC
river separating Mesopotamia
river separating Mesopotamia
the region in the Middle East which curves, like a quarter mo…
Ancient Near East (Mesopotamia)
3200BC-500BC
Euphrates River
river separating Mesopotamia
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Ancient Near East Slides
White Temple 3500-3000 BC Uruk
Ceramic Jar 3400-3100 BC Iran
Kneeling Bull Vase 2900 BC Iran
Abu Temple Statues 2900 BC Tell Asmar
see 2 drive
White Temple 3500-3000 BC Uruk
Ceramic Jar 3400-3100 BC Iran
see 2 drive
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ANCIENT NEAR EAST
polytheism
monotheism
theocracy
cuneiform
the belief in or worship of more than one god
the doctrine or belief that there is only one god
a system of government in which priests rule in the name of G…
a system of writing first developed by the ancient Sumerians…
polytheism
the belief in or worship of more than one god
monotheism
the doctrine or belief that there is only one god
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Prehistoric & Ancient Near East
Women of Willendorf
Paleolithic
Austria
c. 24,000 BCE
Culture/Period
Location or Artist
Date
Women of Willendorf
Paleolithic
Culture/Period
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The Ancient Near East
Cuneiform
cone mosaic
registers
closed composition
first form of writing
patterns were made by pressing colored cones into clay walls
bands of imagery ... ex: Uruk Vase
the eyes stay attached to the art without being encouraged to…
Cuneiform
first form of writing
cone mosaic
patterns were made by pressing colored cones into clay walls
23 terms
Ancient Near East & Egyptian
White Temple Ziggurat ... Ca. 3200-3000 B…
Warka Vase ... c. 3200-3000 BCE ... Ancient…
Statuettes of Two Worshippers... ca. 270…
Standard of ... Ur 2600-2400 BCE ... Ancient…
White Temple Ziggurat ... Ca. 3200-3000 B…
Warka Vase ... c. 3200-3000 BCE ... Ancient…
Ancient Near East Vocab
apadana
arch
blind arcade
cella
The great audience hall in ancient Persian palaces.
A curved structural member that spans an opening and is gener…
An arcade having no actual openings, applied as decoration to…
The chamber at the center of an ancient temple; in a classica…
apadana
The great audience hall in ancient Persian palaces.
arch
A curved structural member that spans an opening and is gener…
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Ancient Near East Works
Stele of Namram-Sin (2254-2218 BCE)... Fr…
Carved Vessel (3300-3000 BCE)... From Urk…
Twelve Votive Figures (2900-2600 BCE)…
Cylinder Seal from Tomb of Queen Puabi…
Stele of Namram-Sin (2254-2218 BCE)... Fr…
Carved Vessel (3300-3000 BCE)... From Urk…
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Ancient Near East
Standard of Ur
White Temple and Ziggurat
Code of Hammurabi
Lamassu from citadel of Sargon II
Sumer... 2,600 BCE... mosaic panel over wood... near east
Uruk... 3,000 BCE... mudbrick... near east
Babylon... 1750 BCE... basalt... near east
Assyria... 720 BCE... alabaster... near east
Standard of Ur
Sumer... 2,600 BCE... mosaic panel over wood... near east
White Temple and Ziggurat
Uruk... 3,000 BCE... mudbrick... near east
32 terms
Ancient Near East & Egypt
White temple and ziggurat
Statues of Votive Figures
Standard of Ur
Victory Stele of Naram-sin
Sumerian, mud brick, 3500-3000 BCE, Uruk (modern Iraq)... ziggur…
Sumerian, 2700 BCE, Gypsum inlaid with shells and limestone,…
Sumerian, c. 2600-2400 BCE, wood inlaid with shell, lapis laz…
2200 BCE... celebrates the achievements of Naram-sin
White temple and ziggurat
Sumerian, mud brick, 3500-3000 BCE, Uruk (modern Iraq)... ziggur…
Statues of Votive Figures
Sumerian, 2700 BCE, Gypsum inlaid with shells and limestone,…
8 terms
Ancient Near East
Ziggurats
Limestone
Ishtar Gate was the entrance to Babylon
Hammurabi
- places of worship; made of mud brick so not much evidence o…
Relief carvings!! Assyrian primarily... Carvings on one side of…
Nebuchadnezzar II, King of Babylon, built the gates... c. 575 BC…
Babylonian... C. 1760 BCE Stele of Hammurabi... Human-sized... 282 law…
Ziggurats
- places of worship; made of mud brick so not much evidence o…
Limestone
Relief carvings!! Assyrian primarily... Carvings on one side of…
8 terms
Ancient Near East
Stele of Naram-Sin
Warka Base
Votive Figures
The Great Lyre with Bull's Head
Stele of Naram-Sin
Warka Base
26 terms
Ancient Near East
Alabaster
Apadana
Apotropaic
Blind arcade
2 minerals ( gypsum and calcite) used to carve
supposedly having the power to avert evil or bad luck
arches built as decoration on a wall
Alabaster
2 minerals ( gypsum and calcite) used to carve
Apadana
9 terms
Ancient Near East
Warka Vase. Warka or ancient Uruk Iraq…
Stele of Narma Sin. Susa Iran. Era: Ak…
Assyrian Archers Pursuing Enemies. Pal…
Law Code of Hammurabi. Susa, Iraq. Bab…
...
Warka Vase. Warka or ancient Uruk Iraq…
Stele of Narma Sin. Susa Iran. Era: Ak…
10 terms
Ancient Near East
Mesopotamia
Tigris and Euphrates
The Sumerians
The White Temple and its Ziggurat
Birth of agriculture, cities, bus, Western religion...(start…
Fertile land with few geographic defenses=violent overturning…
c. 3000 BCE or c. 2500 BCE... -Autonomous city-states, share cul…
Sumerian, Uruk. c. 3000 BCE... -Uruk=one of the first urban cent…
Mesopotamia
Birth of agriculture, cities, bus, Western religion...(start…
Tigris and Euphrates
Fertile land with few geographic defenses=violent overturning…
9 terms
Ancient Near East Slides
*Standing Male Worshiper
*The Standard of Ur
Head of Sargon
*White Temple and Ziggurat
big eyes= link to god (divinity), praying hands and looking u…
war side and peace side, each broken up into 3 registers, mad…
1st ruler of akkad, big eyes showed his divine power but beca…
mountains to god, stepped pyramids show getting closer to god…
*Standing Male Worshiper
big eyes= link to god (divinity), praying hands and looking u…
*The Standard of Ur
war side and peace side, each broken up into 3 registers, mad…
10 terms
Ancient Near East
Ziggurat
Seated Gudea
Headless Gudea
Victory Stele of Eannatum (Stele of th…
Sumerian, 2100 BCE, mud brick, temple for praying to gods, ha…
Sumerian, 2100 BCE, diorite stone, put in temple as substitut…
Sumerian, 2100 BCE, diorite stone, substitute placed in temples
Sumerian, 2600-2500, limestone, depicts victory of Eannatum (…
Ziggurat
Sumerian, 2100 BCE, mud brick, temple for praying to gods, ha…
Seated Gudea
Sumerian, 2100 BCE, diorite stone, put in temple as substitut…
13 terms
Ancient near east
"Female head of Inanna?" (sumerian god…
"Warka Vase" alabaster, from Uruk,Iraq…
" Eshnunna figurines" Gypsum,shell,&Bl…
"Standard of Ur" Wood,lapis lazuli,she…
"Female head of Inanna?" (sumerian god…
"Warka Vase" alabaster, from Uruk,Iraq…
10 terms
Ancient Near East
Ziggurat at Ur
Sumerian statues
Sumerian Lyre
Head of Akkadian Ruler
2,100 BC (Mesopotamia) A Neo Sumerian ziggurat in the city of…
Made from limestone, alabaster and gypsum. Size of statues we…
Made from wood, gold leaf, and inlay. Harp. Indicates the imp…
Sargon the 1st, founder of the Akkadian dynasty, 2250 BC, mad…
Ziggurat at Ur
2,100 BC (Mesopotamia) A Neo Sumerian ziggurat in the city of…
Sumerian statues
Made from limestone, alabaster and gypsum. Size of statues we…
14 terms
Ancient Near East
Warka Head, iraq, Marble, 320o BCE (Su…
Warka Vase, Uruk, Alabaster, 3200 BCE…
Eshnunna Figurines, temple of Eshnunna…
Ziggurate at Ur,Iraq, Mudbrick and bak…
Warka Head, iraq, Marble, 320o BCE (Su…
Warka Vase, Uruk, Alabaster, 3200 BCE…
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APAH Ancient Near East
Sumerian Standard of Ur - 2600 BCE
Votive Statues - Sumerian - 3000 BCE
"Seated Gudea" - Sumerian - 2100 BCE
"Gudea with Gushing Water" - Sumerian…
diorite, 17"
diorite, 29"
Sumerian Standard of Ur - 2600 BCE
Votive Statues - Sumerian - 3000 BCE
17 terms
Ancient Near East
Çatal Höyük
White Temple and Ziggurat
Female Head (Inanna?)
Presentation of Offerings to Inanna
Central Anatolia... Neolithic... Sumerian
Uruk, Iraq... Neolithic... Sumerian
Uruk, Iraq... Neolithic... Sumerian
Uruk, Iraq... Neolitihc... Sumerian
Çatal Höyük
Central Anatolia... Neolithic... Sumerian
White Temple and Ziggurat
Uruk, Iraq... Neolithic... Sumerian
Ancient Near East Vocab
apadana
arch
arcuated
blind arcade
The great audience hall in ancient Persian palaces.
A curved structural member that spans an opening and is gener…
arch-shaped
An arcade having no actual openings, applied as decoration to…
apadana
The great audience hall in ancient Persian palaces.
arch
A curved structural member that spans an opening and is gener…
16 terms
Ancient Near East Art
Votive figures, c. 2900-2600 BCE, Lime…
Head of a woman, c. 3300-3000 BCE, Mar…
Carved vessel, c. 3300-3000 BCE, Alaba…
The great lyre with bull's head, c. 26…
Votive figures, c. 2900-2600 BCE, Lime…
Head of a woman, c. 3300-3000 BCE, Mar…
14 terms
Ancient Near East
Statues from the Abu Temple... Tell Asmar…
Lyre Sound Box from the tomb of Queen…
Head of Akkadian Ruler (Sargon I?)... Nin…
Victory Stele of Naram-Sin... Susa 2254-2…
Statues from the Abu Temple... Tell Asmar…
Lyre Sound Box from the tomb of Queen…
19 terms
Ancient Near East
White Temple and Ziggurat
White Temple and Ziggurat(image)
White Temple and Ziggurat(image)
Votive Figures
SUMERIAN... -A white building on top of a mud brick mound, and p…
SUMERIAN... - Figures, have hands clasped and are looking upward…
White Temple and Ziggurat
SUMERIAN... -A white building on top of a mud brick mound, and p…
White Temple and Ziggurat(image)
6 terms
Ancient Near East
White Temple and its ziggurat
Statues of votive figures (perpetual w…
Standard of Ur
The Code of Hammurabi
(Summerian Art)... Location: Uruk, Iraq... Creation Date: 3,500 - 3…
(Summerian Art)... Location: Iraq... Creation Date: 2,750 - 2,600 B…
(Summerian Art)... Location: Royal Tombs of Ur, Iraq... Creation Da…
(Babylonian Art)... Location: Babylon (modern Iran)... Creation Dat…
White Temple and its ziggurat
(Summerian Art)... Location: Uruk, Iraq... Creation Date: 3,500 - 3…
Statues of votive figures (perpetual w…
(Summerian Art)... Location: Iraq... Creation Date: 2,750 - 2,600 B…
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