10 minute Response:. Identify the Civilization that produced the work shown. What characteristics of this civilization’s style are evident in this figure? . Rubric. ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN ART. Mesopotamian Religion.
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Identify the Civilization that produced the work shown. What characteristics of this civilization’s style are evident in this figure?
As people gathered into more organized groups they developed and shared common organized religion.
Title: Human Skull
Date: 6,000 – 5,500 BCE
Great Stone Tower
Medium: wall paintingLocation: ÇatalHöyük, Turkey Date: 6,150 BCE
Drawing of Anu Ziggurat & White Temple, Uruk
White Temple sanctuary
Inlaid with colored materials
Size: height approx. 8" (20.3 cm)
Date: c. 3300–3000 BCE
Location: Uruk (present-day Warka, Iraq)
Medium: Alabaster Stone
Date: c. 2900–2600 BCELocation: Uruk (present-day Warka, Iraq)
Medium: Limestone, alabaster, and gypsumSize: various sizesDate: c. 2900–2600 BCELocation: The Square
Date: c. 2100–2050 BCE
Location: Present-day Muqaiyir, Iraq
Medium: Wood with gold, silver, lapis lazuli, bitumen, and shell, reassembled in modern wood support
Size: maximum length of lyre 55½”
Date: c. 2550–2400 BCE
Location: Royal tomb, Ur (present-day Muqaiyir, Iraq)
Medium: Copper Alloy
Size: height 14⅜"
Date: c. 2300–2200 BCE
Location: Nineveh (present-day Kuyunjik, Iraq)
Size: height 6'6" (1.98 m)
Date: c. 2220–2184 BCE
Size: height 29" (73.7 cm)
Date: c. 2090 BCE
Neo-Sumerian Lagash Dynasty
Location: Girsu (present-day Telloh, Iraq)
Size: height of stele approx. 7’, height of relief 28“
Date: c. 1792–1750 BCE
Location: Susa (present-day Shush, Iran)
Shamash gods and goddesses, who had brought life to the humans, were happy......... for the moment...........
Date: c. 1400 B.C.E.
Location: Boghazkoy, Turkey
Ziggurat gods and goddesses, who had brought life to the humans, were happy......... for the moment...........
Reconstruction drawing of the citadel and palace complex of Sargon II
Locaion: Dur Sharrukin (Present-Day Khorsabad, Iraq). Date: C. 721–706 BCE
Size: height 10'3½"
Date: 883–859 BCE
Location: Palace of Assurnasirpal II, Assyria, Kalhu
Assurnasirpal gods and goddesses, who had brought life to the humans, were happy......... for the moment........... II Killing Lions
Size: height approx. 39" (99.1 cm)
Date: c. 850 BCE
Location: Palace complex of Assurnasirpal II, Kalhu
Medium: Glazed brick
Size: height of gate originally 40 feet with towers rising 100 feet.
Date: c. 575 BCE
Date: c. 518–460 BCE
Size: height 8'4"
Date: 491–486 BCE
Location: Detail of a relief from the stairway leading to the Apadana, Persepolis, Iran