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7 Sep 2017
White Temple and ziggurat
King Menkaure and his queen
Temple of Amun-Re and the Hypostyle Hall
References https://www.khanacademy.org /humanities/ancient-art-civilizations/ ancient-near-east1/assyrian/v/lamassu https://www.khanacademy.org /humanities/ancient-art- civilizations/ancient- near-east1/sumerian/a/ white-temple-and-ziggurat-uruk https://www.khanacademy.org /humanities/ancient-art- civilizations/egypt-art/pr edynastic-old-kingdom/a/king- menkaure-mycerinus -and-queen
References https://www.khanacademy.org/ humanities/ancient-art-civilizations/ egypt-art/new-kingdom/a/karnak https://www.khanacademy.org/ humanities/ancient-art-civilizations/ egypt-art/new-kingdom/a/tutankha muns-tomb
An unknown artist created this temple of Assyrian culture. It showcase religion of this time period as well as architecture unique to that time.
A stunning an iconic statue of the time depicting what Egyptians most valued. It was designed by an unknown author. It is included in the timeline due to its encompassment of Egyptian culture.
This structure encompasses Egyptian Identity impeccably. Foremost, the temple depicts the idea that the Egyptians considered their rulers to be Gods. Furthermore, the intricrate architecture and location next to the Nile implies the historical significance of the pharaoh and the geographical location. The artist is unknown, however its significance can't be understated.
King Tut's tomb itself is a magneficent creation, however it is the utter divinity of the innermost coffin that has made history. Made purely out of gold with the death mask situated above it truly depicted the idea that the pharaohs were gods and showcased their importance.
The Lamassu intricrate in its nature depicts the last of the Assyrian art with the clear purpose of the half man half bull creature. It also indicates that the people of the civilization value religion above all else.
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