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Art of Ancient Egypt and the Ancient Near East


Art of Ancient Egypt and the Ancient Near East

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This course serves as an introduction to the major artistic and architectural traditions of Ancient Egypt and the Ancient Near East. It will explore how artifacts and monuments can be used to study the history and culture of the ancient world. The first unit examines Ancient Egyptian tombs, monuments, and art from the Early Dynastic (c. 3100-2650 BCE) through the Roman (30 BCE - 4th century CE) periods. The second unit focuses on Ancient Near Eastern artistic and architectural traditions from... More
Material Type: Online Course
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: January 27, 2012
Date Modified in MERLOT: May 17, 2014
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Submitter: Sean Connor
Keywords: Achaemenid Persian, Uruk, Neolithic, Cuneiform, Mythology, Akkadian, Near East, Architecture, Assyrian, Neo-Babylonian, Egyptology, Ancient Egypt, Art, Old Babylonian, Hittites, Portraits, Neo-Sumerian


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Primary Audience: College Upper Division
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution 3.0 United States


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