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19 terms
Near Eastern
White Temple on its Ziggurat
Mesopotamia
Ziggurat
Cella
3500-3000 BC, shrine located on top of Ziggurat
land between two rivers; first to writting, animal herding, a…
Syrian word meaning raised up (raise buildings up to level of…
sanctuary inside the Ziggurat
White Temple on its Ziggurat
3500-3000 BC, shrine located on top of Ziggurat
Mesopotamia
land between two rivers; first to writting, animal herding, a…
10 terms
Near eastern
Sargon of Akkad
Naram-sin
Hammurabi
Darius and xerxes
True king
Grandson on Sargon
Instituted the first law code
Leaders of the Persians who called themselves kings of the un…
Sargon of Akkad
True king
Naram-sin
Grandson on Sargon
26 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Mesopotamia
cuneiform
Epic of Gilgamesh
ziggurat
-Fertile Crescent... -land between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers
"wedge shaped" A system of Sumerian writing used in ancient M…
king of Uruk, built ziggurats
In ancient Mesopotamian architecture, a monumental platform f…
Mesopotamia
-Fertile Crescent... -land between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers
cuneiform
"wedge shaped" A system of Sumerian writing used in ancient M…
27 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Sumerian Art
Neo-Sumerian Art
Akkadian Art
Babylonian Art
3500-2340 B.C.E.
2150-2000 B.C.E.
2180-2340 B.C.E.
1792-1750 B.C.E.
Sumerian Art
3500-2340 B.C.E.
Neo-Sumerian Art
2150-2000 B.C.E.
22 terms
Near Eastern Art
Uruk Ziggurat and Ruins of the White T…
Uruk Vase
Votive Figures of the Square Temple
Bull-headed Harps
3,300 - 3,000 BCE... Sumerian
3,200 BCE... Sumerian, alabaster
2,700 BCE... Sumerian, limestone, alabaster, and gypsum
2,550 - 2,400 BCE... Sumerian, wood with gold, shell, and lapis…
Uruk Ziggurat and Ruins of the White T…
3,300 - 3,000 BCE... Sumerian
Uruk Vase
3,200 BCE... Sumerian, alabaster
25 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Tell Asmar Statues
The Standard of Ur
Lyre
Ziggurat of Ur
[Sumerian] (2700 BCE)... • Figures are of different heights, den…
[Sumerian] (2600 BCE) ... • Two sides: war side, and peace side;…
[Sumerian] (2600 BCE)... • Lyre has a bull's heard... • Four panels…
[Sumerian] (2100 BCE)... • Mud-brick building on colossal scale…
Tell Asmar Statues
[Sumerian] (2700 BCE)... • Figures are of different heights, den…
The Standard of Ur
[Sumerian] (2600 BCE) ... • Two sides: war side, and peace side;…
24 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Akkadian Empire
Assyrian
Babylonia
relief sculpture
was an empire centered in the city of Akkad and its surroundi…
was a Semitic Akkadian kingdom, extant as a nation state from…
was an ancient Akkadian speaking Semitic nation state and cul…
sculpture that projects from a flat background. A very shallo…
Akkadian Empire
was an empire centered in the city of Akkad and its surroundi…
Assyrian
was a Semitic Akkadian kingdom, extant as a nation state from…
30 terms
Near Eastern mid term
-Plate... -Halaf Culture... -Prehistoric
Samarra Culture
Plate... -Samarra Culture... -Prehistoric
Ubaid Culture
-Geometric, 4 main parts, symmetry... -Simple Boarder ... -Had a wh…
5500-4800 BCE
Human form (and other creature?)... -scorpians are an early symb…
6500-3800 BCE... Overlaps with old cultures (Samarra and Halaf)…
-Plate... -Halaf Culture... -Prehistoric
-Geometric, 4 main parts, symmetry... -Simple Boarder ... -Had a wh…
Samarra Culture
5500-4800 BCE
15 terms
Near Eastern Terms
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
Cuneiform
Ziggurat
Alluvial plains between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, now…
Crescent shaped region of fertile land encompassing Mesopotam…
Characters used in the ancient writing systems of Mesopotamia…
Assyrian word for "raised up." A rectangular stepped tower, s…
Mesopotamia
Alluvial plains between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, now…
Fertile Crescent
Crescent shaped region of fertile land encompassing Mesopotam…
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Apadana
Apotropaic
Capital
Cella
An audience hall in a Persian palace.
Having the power to ward off evil or bad luck.
The top element of a column
The main room of a temple where god is housed
Apadana
An audience hall in a Persian palace.
Apotropaic
Having the power to ward off evil or bad luck.
15 terms
Near Eastern Art
Mesopotamia
Cuneiform
Theocratic Socialism
Polytheism
Land between two rivers
Writing with wedge-shaped characters
Everything is owned by God and administered by his human stew…
Worship of many deities
Mesopotamia
Land between two rivers
Cuneiform
Writing with wedge-shaped characters
8 terms
Near Eastern Art
Carved Vessel with Offerings for the G…
Votive Figure
Votive Statuettes
Head of a Man (Akkadian Ruler)
c. 3200... Alabastar... Uruk... Sumerian
c. 2700 BCE... Alabastar... Tell Asmar... Sumerian
c. 2900-2600... Gypsum... Tell Asmar
c. 2300-2200 BCE... Hollow Cast Bronze... Nineveh... Akkadian
Carved Vessel with Offerings for the G…
c. 3200... Alabastar... Uruk... Sumerian
Votive Figure
c. 2700 BCE... Alabastar... Tell Asmar... Sumerian
14 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
3000-500 BCE
Ziggurat with white temple
warka vase
mortals from the temple of abu
Time period?
uruk, sumerian art
sumerian art
tel asmar, sumerian art
3000-500 BCE
Time period?
Ziggurat with white temple
uruk, sumerian art
19 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Time Period Sumer
Time Period Akkad
Time Period Babylon
Time Period Assyria
3500-2340 BCE
2250-2200
1800-1600
1400-600
Time Period Sumer
3500-2340 BCE
Time Period Akkad
2250-2200
Ancient Near Eastern
Apadana
Apotropaic
Capital
Cella
The great audience hall in ancient Persian palaces.
a type of magic intended to "turn away" harm or evil influences
the upper part of a column that supports the entablature
The chamber at the center of an ancient temple; in a classica…
Apadana
The great audience hall in ancient Persian palaces.
Apotropaic
a type of magic intended to "turn away" harm or evil influences
30 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Sumerian Art
Akkadian Art
Babylonian Art
Neo-Babylonian Art
reconstruction of white temple and ziggurat at uruk; 32C BCE…
victory stele of naram-sin; 23C BCE
stele w/ code of Hammurabi; 18C
Ishtar Gate; 6C
Sumerian Art
reconstruction of white temple and ziggurat at uruk; 32C BCE…
Akkadian Art
victory stele of naram-sin; 23C BCE
31 terms
Near Eastern Archaeology Periodization
Natufian
Neolithic Era
Pre-Pottery Neolithic A
Pre-Pottery Neolithic B
13000-10000 BC
10000-4500 BC
10000-7000 BC
7000-5200 BC
Natufian
13000-10000 BC
Neolithic Era
10000-4500 BC
10 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Female Head, possibly Inanna. Uruk (Wa…
Statues from the Abu Temple. Tell Asma…
Standard of Ur, "Peace" and "War" pane…
Stele of Naram-Sin, c. 2254-2218 BCE.
Female Head, possibly Inanna. Uruk (Wa…
Statues from the Abu Temple. Tell Asma…
14 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Apadana
Apotropaic
Capital
Cella
an audience hall in a Persian palace
having the power to ward off evil or bad luck
the top element of a column
the main room of a temple where the god is housed
Apadana
an audience hall in a Persian palace
Apotropaic
having the power to ward off evil or bad luck
24 terms
Ancient Near Eastern
Cylinder Seal... ancient near east
Standard of Ur (c.2600 BCE)... Sumerian... i…
Asmar Statues (c. 2700 BCE)... Sumerian... l…
Sound box of a lyre (c. 2600 BCE)... Sume…
Cylinder Seal... ancient near east
Standard of Ur (c.2600 BCE)... Sumerian... i…
29 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Pieces
White Temple
3500-3000 BCE
mud brick
Uruk, Iraq
White Temple date
White Temple medium
White Temple location
White Temple
3500-3000 BCE
White Temple date
18 terms
Near Eastern & Mesopotamian History
Hittites
Phoenicians
Assyrians
Ashurbanipal
- first to use Iron ... - From Turkey... - Battle of Kadesh and Tre…
-traders, sea fairing ... -came up with phonetic alphabet
- people... -destroyed Kingdom of Israel... - Polytheistic, Assur
- Monarch, empire ... - Library of Ashurbanipal
Hittites
- first to use Iron ... - From Turkey... - Battle of Kadesh and Tre…
Phoenicians
-traders, sea fairing ... -came up with phonetic alphabet
27 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
mesopotamia
anu
pictographs/cuneiform script
White Temple
"between the rivers" (Christianity, Islam, Muslim); vulnerabl…
sky god
sumer- the birth of writing; system of writing
Uruk, Iraq (sumerian); ziggurat with temple on it; only selec…
mesopotamia
"between the rivers" (Christianity, Islam, Muslim); vulnerabl…
anu
sky god
19 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
White Temple and Ziggurat
Female Head (possibly Inama)
Warka Vase
Votive figurines
(ca. 3,400-3,200 BCE) Dedicated to sky god Anu SUMMERIAN
(ca. 3,300-3,000 BCE) 8 in. high. Goddess of love and war. Bi…
(ca. 3,300-3,000 BCE) 3ft. high alabaster. Relief sculpture s…
(ca. 2,900 BCE) Square Temple at Eshunna. Limestone, Alabaste…
White Temple and Ziggurat
(ca. 3,400-3,200 BCE) Dedicated to sky god Anu SUMMERIAN
Female Head (possibly Inama)
(ca. 3,300-3,000 BCE) 8 in. high. Goddess of love and war. Bi…
26 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Apadana
Capital
Cuneiform
Cylinder Seal
an audience hall in a persian palace
the top element of a capital
a system of writing in which the strokes are formed in a wedg…
a round piece of carved stone that when rolled onto clay prod…
Apadana
an audience hall in a persian palace
Capital
the top element of a capital
27 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Tell Asmar Statues, c. 2700 B.C.E., li…
Standard of Ur, c. 2600 B.C.E., panel…
Soundbox of a Lyre, c. 2600 B.C.E., wo…
Ziggurat, c. 2100 B.C.E., Ur Iraq
-Figures are of different heights, denoting hierarchy of scal…
-Two sides: war side and peace side; may have been two halves…
-Lyre has a bull's head ... -Four panels on side of the soundbox…
-Mud-brick building on a colossal scale ... -Buttresses spaced a…
Tell Asmar Statues, c. 2700 B.C.E., li…
-Figures are of different heights, denoting hierarchy of scal…
Standard of Ur, c. 2600 B.C.E., panel…
-Two sides: war side and peace side; may have been two halves…
14 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Apadana
Apotropaic
Capital
Cella
An audience hall in a Persian palace
having the power to ward off evil or bad luck
the top element of a column
The main room of a temple where the god is housed
Apadana
An audience hall in a Persian palace
Apotropaic
having the power to ward off evil or bad luck
6 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Votive Figures
White Temple & Ziggurat
Persepolis
Stele of Hammurabi
Origin: Square Temple at Eshnunna (Tell Asmar, Iraq) 2,700 BC…
Where: 3,500-3,000 BCE ... Uruk (Modern Warka), Iraq... Form: Surfa…
Where: Shiraz, Iran 520-465 BCE... Form: mud brick with stone fa…
Where: Susa, Iran 1792-1750 BCE ... Form: sun god Shamash enthro…
Votive Figures
Origin: Square Temple at Eshnunna (Tell Asmar, Iraq) 2,700 BC…
White Temple & Ziggurat
Where: 3,500-3,000 BCE ... Uruk (Modern Warka), Iraq... Form: Surfa…
26 terms
Ancient near eastern art
Apadana
Apotropaic
Capital
cuneiform
An audience hall in a Persian palace
having the power to ward off evil or bad luck
the top element of a column
a system in writing in which the strokes are formed in a wedg…
Apadana
An audience hall in a Persian palace
Apotropaic
having the power to ward off evil or bad luck
47 terms
ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN ART
Sumerian Art
Babylonian Art
Assyrian Art
Persian Art
Time period from c. 3500-2340 BCE in Iraq
Time period from 1792-1750 BCE in Iraq
Time period from 883-612 BCE in Iraq
Time period from c. 559-331 BCE in Iran
Sumerian Art
Time period from c. 3500-2340 BCE in Iraq
Babylonian Art
Time period from 1792-1750 BCE in Iraq
16 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Sumerian (3500-21000 BC)
Nanna Ziggurat (2100-2050 BC)
Face of a Woman, From Uruk (3500-3000…
Carved Vase, From Uruk (3500-3000 BC)
first group of people to create a civilization, created cunei…
Nanna- Moon God... Sumeria (man made mountains made out of mud a…
Goddess inanna, marble head, wooden body, pieces missing- hea…
relief sculpture, organization, established ground line, big…
Sumerian (3500-21000 BC)
first group of people to create a civilization, created cunei…
Nanna Ziggurat (2100-2050 BC)
Nanna- Moon God... Sumeria (man made mountains made out of mud a…
20 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Sumeria
Akkadia
Babylonia
Assyria
3,500 - 2,000 BCE; earliest ziggurats and written language
2,350 - 2,200 BCE; King Sargon
2,000 - 1,600 BCE; King Hammurabi, Hammurabi's code
1,350 - 612 BCE; Kings Sennacherib and Ashurbanipal, city of…
Sumeria
3,500 - 2,000 BCE; earliest ziggurats and written language
Akkadia
2,350 - 2,200 BCE; King Sargon
25 terms
Near Eastern Studies Midterm
Imhotep
ankh
cartouche
Upper/Lower Egypt
Djoser's architect... Writer, Priest ... created the first pyramid…
Egyptian symbol for "life"... Often presented by gods to a king.…
an oval shaped sign that depicts a ring of rope encircling th…
The Southern part is known as "Upper" Egypt ... sand, rocks, cli…
Imhotep
Djoser's architect... Writer, Priest ... created the first pyramid…
ankh
Egyptian symbol for "life"... Often presented by gods to a king.…
5 terms
Ancient Near Eastern
The White Temple and Ziggurat
Statues of Votive Figures
The Standard of Ur from the Royal Tomb…
The Code of Hammurabi
The White Temple and Ziggurat
Statues of Votive Figures
24 terms
Ancient Near Eastern gods
Enki/Ea
An/Anu
Antum
Ellil/Enlil
Lord of the Apsû (Fresh Water)
"Sky God", "Father of the Gods"
Wife of An, "Mother of the Gods"
"Lord Wind", "King of the Gods"
Enki/Ea
Lord of the Apsû (Fresh Water)
An/Anu
"Sky God", "Father of the Gods"
16 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
White Temple and ziggurat (Sumerian) ,…
Stone vase, so-called "Uruk Vase" (Sum…
Bull-headed Lyre (Sumerian), from "Kin…
Standard of Ur (Sumerian), Royal Cemet…
White Temple and ziggurat (Sumerian) ,…
Stone vase, so-called "Uruk Vase" (Sum…
10 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Sumerian
Face of a Woman
Carved Vase
Votive Statues
3500-2100 BC
Uruk... Marble... Goddess: Inanna
Uruk, Temple of Inanna... Alabaster... Relief, sculpture in the rou…
Square Temple, Eshnunna... Constant prayer, devotion... votive = gift
Sumerian
3500-2100 BC
Face of a Woman
Uruk... Marble... Goddess: Inanna
8 terms
Ancient Near Eastern
2900-2600 BCE
2254-2218 BCE
850
721-706 BCE
Votive Statues from Tell Asmar
Stele of Naramsin
Ashurnasirpal II Killing Lions
Citadel and Palace Complex of Sargon II
2900-2600 BCE
Votive Statues from Tell Asmar
2254-2218 BCE
Stele of Naramsin
66 terms
Near Eastern/Egyptian Art
White Temple and Ziggurat.
Warka Vase [or Presentation of Offerin…
Standard of Ur [both sides together].
Sound Box of the Bull-Headed Harp.
Ca. 3200-3000 BCE. Ancient Near East [Sumerian]
c. 3200-3000 BCE, Ancient Near East... [Sumerian]
2600-2400 BCE. Ancient Near East [Sumerian]
c. 2600-2400 BCE. Ancient Near East [Sumerian]
White Temple and Ziggurat.
Ca. 3200-3000 BCE. Ancient Near East [Sumerian]
Warka Vase [or Presentation of Offerin…
c. 3200-3000 BCE, Ancient Near East... [Sumerian]
17 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Statues from the Abu Temple, from Tell…
Royal Standard of Ur, front and back s…
Head of an Akkadian Ruler from Nineveh…
Stele of Naram-Sin. Made from pink lim…
Statues from the Abu Temple, from Tell…
Royal Standard of Ur, front and back s…
19 terms
Near Eastern Art
Statues from the Abu Tempo... 2700-2500 B…
Royal Standard of Ur... ca. 2600-2400 BCE…
Head of an Akkadian Ruler from Nineveh…
Stele of Naram-Sin... 2270 BCE... Pink Limes…
Statues from the Abu Tempo... 2700-2500 B…
Royal Standard of Ur... ca. 2600-2400 BCE…
19 terms
Near Eastern Art
Babylonian deed of sale (cuneiform)... ca…
plan of white temple on ziggurat
remains of white temple on its ziggura…
female head... Uruk, Iraq... 3200-3000 BCE... l…
Babylonian deed of sale (cuneiform)... ca…
plan of white temple on ziggurat
25 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Babylonian deed of sale, London, Sumer…
Female Head, Iraq, Sumerian
Statues from the Abu Temple, Iraq, Sum…
Goat in Thicket, Iraq, Sumerian
Babylonian deed of sale, London, Sumer…
Female Head, Iraq, Sumerian
13 terms
Near Eastern Art
Venus of Willendorf... 28 - 25,000BCE... Wil…
Lascaux Cave... 15 - 13,000BCE... Dordogne,…
Stonehenge... 2,550 - 1,600BCE... Wiltshire,…
Altamira Cave... 12 - 11,000BCE... Santander…
Venus of Willendorf... 28 - 25,000BCE... Wil…
Lascaux Cave... 15 - 13,000BCE... Dordogne,…
10 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Time Period
Sumerian Art
FSBP
HOS
Iraq... Sumerian 3500-2340... Babylonian 1792-1750... Assyrian亚述 883-6…
1. Negative space hollowed... 2. Sumerian Figure: ... Man: bare u…
正肩侧身 Frontal Shoulder Body Profile
Hierarchy of Scale
Time Period
Iraq... Sumerian 3500-2340... Babylonian 1792-1750... Assyrian亚述 883-6…
Sumerian Art
1. Negative space hollowed... 2. Sumerian Figure: ... Man: bare u…
14 terms
Ancient Near Eastern
Cuneiform
Sumer
Akkad
Babylon
A system of writing in which wedge-shaped symbols represented…
The world's first civilization, founded in Mesopotamia, which…
City north of Sumer that came to power and did away with Sume…
The largest and most important city in Mesopotamia. It achiev…
Cuneiform
A system of writing in which wedge-shaped symbols represented…
Sumer
The world's first civilization, founded in Mesopotamia, which…
20 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
White Temple... Uruk, Iraq ... Sumerian... 3,50…
Female Head... Uruk, Iraq ... Sumerian... 3,200…
Abu Temple Statues... Tell Asmar, Iraq... Su…
Royal Standard of Ur... Royal Cemetery at…
White Temple... Uruk, Iraq ... Sumerian... 3,50…
Female Head... Uruk, Iraq ... Sumerian... 3,200…
10 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Sumerian Art
Babylonian Art
Assyrian Art
Persian Art
c. 3500-2340 B.C.E.
1792-1750 B.C.E.
883-612 B.C.E.
c. 559-331 B.C.E.
Sumerian Art
c. 3500-2340 B.C.E.
Babylonian Art
1792-1750 B.C.E.
14 terms
ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN ART
Warka Vase... summerian 3500-2332 BC... uruk…
votive statues summerian art 3500-2332…
white temple- uruk, iraq, summerian ar…
ziggauraut of UR... summerian... 3500-2332 B…
Warka Vase... summerian 3500-2332 BC... uruk…
votive statues summerian art 3500-2332…
22 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
S.A.B.H.A.P.
Ziggurat
Hierarchy of Scale
Apadana
Sumerian: 3500-2340 B.C.E.; Akkadian: 2340-2180 B.C.E.; Babyl…
Sumerian; Pyramid-like building; many levels; made of mud
Important figures are largest and most central
Audience hall in a Persian palace
S.A.B.H.A.P.
Sumerian: 3500-2340 B.C.E.; Akkadian: 2340-2180 B.C.E.; Babyl…
Ziggurat
Sumerian; Pyramid-like building; many levels; made of mud
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