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Bronze Age

women in the late bronze age? The Late Bronze Age is filled with women who took their functions within the home and turned them into positions of power and wisdom, making their husbands and masters comprehend their importance. The role of women in the Late Bronze Age can be studied by reviewing how women are portrayed in art, literature and artefacts that archaeologists have found. By studying these evidence, archaeologists are able to depict the role of women in the Late Bronze Age. In Athens, there...

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Bronze Age Mesopotamia Leadership and the Epic of Gilgamesh

The Epic of Gilgamesh Bronze Age Mesopotamia had a distinct culture and tradition; their rich cultural heritage was passed down by some incredible fictitious and non-fictitious writings like the ‘Epic of Gilgamesh’. There are many inferences that can be made about Bronze Age Mesopotamia by reading the ‘Epic of Gilgamesh’. It’s clear from this document that the dichotomy between a tyrannical and a just leader existed in the society where the leaders were expected to be courageous, bold and adventurous...

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Compare and Contrast Bronze Age Greece to Classical Greece

Compare and Contrast Bronze Age Greece to Classical Greece The civilizations that lived during these two distinct periods in Greek history share many similarities in economic, social, and religious ideology. But culturally as well as politically they had very different structures and ideals. The Mycenaean’s flourished as a civilization during the Bronze Age, between 1600-1100B.C.E. During their control of Greece the landscape consisted of tree covered hills and valleys. The hills divided the...

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Foreign Culture, Urban Society : Perception from Different Age Group

Title: “foreign culture and urban society: perception of different age group” BASIC INFO: Culture is the deposit of knowledge, experiences, beliefs, values, attitudes, meanings, hierarchies, religion, notions of time, roles, spatial relations, norms, concepts of the universe, and material objects and possessions acquired by a group of people. that is the way of life which peoples wants to follow in their life. culture classified in Domestic culture and foreign culture. Domestic culture is the...

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Uluburun Shipwreck

DISCOVERED Late bronze age shipwreck (Late 14th century BC) The south coast of Turkey. Discovered in summer of 1982 by a sponge diver Excavated since 1984 by a team of archaeologists led by George Bass. Radiocarbon in the late 14th century BC. Totaling to 22, 413 dives which revealed one of the most spectacular Late Bronze Age. HISTORICAL PERIOD During the Bronze Age Earliest developments in Bronze Age Aegean civilisation of Crete Minoan trade on the large island of Crete in the Bronze Age The Minoans...

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East211 Ch 1 Notes

The Neolithic Age • Archeological evidence o Humanoids lived as long as 1 million years ago in Southwest China; used fire ▪ Fossils discovered in Yunnan province o Peking man (a proto-human) lived about half a million years ago in North China; used fire & primitive flaked/stone tools ▪ Fossils discovered near Beijing • Neolothic ( cultures with polished stone implements, pottery, agriculture o South China ...

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Chinese Civilization

The long period of the Bronze Age in China, which began around 2000 B.C., saw the growth and maturity of a civilization thought would last another two-thousand years. The era of the Shang and the Zhou dynasties is generally known as the Bronze Age of China. Bronze, used to fashion weapons, parts of chariots, and ritual vessels, played an important role in the material culture of the time. The earliest Chinese bronzes were created by a method known as piece-mold casting. The piece-mold method...

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Aegean Art

Grecian islands was composed of three different cultures: * Cycladic (Cyclades Islands) 3000-2000 BCE * Minoan (Crete) 3000-1400 BCE * Mycenaean 1400-1100 BCE According to Stokstad, on the Cycladic Islands, late Neolithic and early Bronze Age people had a thriving culture. They engaged in agriculture, herding, some crafts, and trade. They used local stone to build and fortify towns and hillside burial chambers. He continues stating that their art is the major source of information because...

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middle kingdom scarabs

jewellery. Some scarabs were apparently created for political or diplomatic purposes to commemorate or advertise royal achievements. By the early New Kingdom heart scarabs had become part of the battery of amulets protecting mummies. From the middle Bronze Age, other ancient peoples of the Mediterranean and the Middle East imported scarabs from Egypt and also produced scarabs in Egyptian or local styles, especially in the LevantScarabs were popular amulets in ancient Egypt. They survive in large numbers...

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Ancient Greek Final Paper

Yosmery Perez Art History 11 3:00pm-5:50pm, Prof. Choi November 10, 2014 Ancient Greek Standing female figure wearing a strap and a necklace Period: Early–Middle Bronze Age Date: 3rd–2nd millennium B.C. Geography: Southwestern Arabia Culture: Greek Medium: Sandstone, quartzite Dimensions: H. 27 cm, W. 14.3 cm, D. 14.3 cm Classification: Stone-Sculpture Credit Line: Purchase, Fletcher, Louis V. Bell, and Rogers Funds, and The Tokyo Shimbun...

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