Agean ppt 2

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Agean ppt 2

  1. 1. The Aegean <br />c. 3000-1100 BCE<br />Cycladic Civilization<br />
  2. 2. Cyclades<br />
  3. 3. Cycladic Civilization <br />(c. 3000-11th century BCE)<br />
  4. 4. Female Cycladic Idol, <br />from Amorgos<br />c.2700-2300 BCE<br />Early Bronze Age <br />
  5. 5. Figurine of a woman, from a grave in Syros, (Cyclades)<br />Greece, <br />(c. 2500-2300 BCE)<br />
  6. 6. Male Cycladic<br /> flute player from Keros<br /> c.2700-2300 BCE<br />Early Bronze Age<br />
  7. 7. Male Lyre Player, <br />from Keros (Cyclades)<br />Greece,<br /> c. 2700-2500 BCE.<br />
  8. 8. Minoan Civilization (c.3000-1100)<br />
  9. 9. Reconstruction<br />of the <br />Palace of Knossos<br />c. 1600-1400 BCE<br />Reconstructed porticos of the north entrance passage with fresco<br />Architect Dedalos It had such complexity that no one placed in it could ever find its exit.<br />
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  11. 11. Minoan Woman or goddess, from the palace at Knossos, Crete, Greece, <br />c. 1450-1400 BCE <br />
  12. 12. Toreador Fresco, from Knossos, Crete. (c. 1500 BCE)<br />Minoan Civilization<br />
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  14. 14. br />The Queen’s megaron, <br />Palace of Minos, Knossos, Crete,<br /> c. 1600-1400BCE<br />Minoan period<br />
  15. 15. View of the “Throne Room” Palace of Minos,<br />Knossos, Crete(c.1600-1400 BCE) Minoan<br />
  16. 16. Theran Volcano Eruption 1628 BCE. Major climatic change <br /> from Greenland to Egypt.<br />
  17. 17. Landscape with swallows (Spring Fresco), from Delta 2, Akrotiri, Thera, Cyclades, Greece, c. 1650 BCE<br />
  18. 18. Snake Goddess, from Knossos, Crete c. 1600 BCEMinoan<br />
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  20. 20. UpperPart of the Harvester Vase, from HagiaTriada, Crete(c. 1650-1450) BCEMinoan<br />
  21. 21. Octopus Vase, from Palaikastro, Crete,<br /> (c. 1500) BCE<br />Minoan<br />
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  23. 23. Ship Fresco, from Akrotiri, Thera,<br /> (c. 1500-1650) BCE<br />Theran <br />
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  26. 26. Papyrela, boats made from papyrus<br />
  27. 27. Boxing Children, <br />from Akrotiri, Thera, <br />(c. 1650-1500) BCE<br />Minoan/ Theran<br />
  28. 28. Mycenaean Civilization <br />(c. 3000-1100 BCE)<br />
  29. 29. 1300-1200 BCE - Trojan War (?)<br />750-700 BCE - Homer writes Iliad &Odyssey<br />
  30. 30. Goddess from the Citadel <br />of Mycenae,<br />(c. 1200 BCE)<br />Mycenaean<br />Crocus Gatherer, from Thera,<br />Pre 1500 BCE<br />Theran<br />
  31. 31. Inlaid dagger blade with lion hunt, from Grave Circle A, Mycenae, Greece, c. 1600-1650,.<br />
  32. 32. Mask of Agamemnon, from Mycenaean<br />c. 1500 BCE, Mycenaean<br />
  33. 33. Minoan and Mycenaean cups,<br />from Vapheio.<br />(c. 16th Century BCE)<br />Minoan or Mycenaean or both<br />
  34. 34. c. 1340 BCE<br />c. 1250 BCE<br />c. 1200 BCE<br />
  35. 35. House of Commons<br />megaron<br />Postern Gate<br />Great Ramp<br />Lions’ Gate<br />Grave Circle A<br />Warrior Vase house<br />
  36. 36. Cyclopean walls, 25 feet wide, 30 feet high<br />
  37. 37. Three Methods of Spanning passageways<br />Post and Lintel<br />Corbelled Arch<br />Round Arch, already <br />Popular in the Near East.<br />
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  39. 39. Treasury of Atreus Entrance c. 1300-1200 BCE<br />
  40. 40. Inside the Atreus Tomb, cyclopean, roofed with corbelled vault built up with regular courses or layers of ashlar, perfectly cut<br />blocks of stones smoothly moving inward and carefully calculated to meet in a single capstone, top most stone that joins sides and meets in the center forming a peak.<br />
  41. 41. Entrance to nine Tholoi. Ancient tombs in the citadel at Mycenae <br />
  42. 42. Lion Gate, Mycenae<br />1300 BCE,<br />Mycenae<br />

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