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Unformatted text preview: 10-15-08 General Terms: New Kingdom, ca 1550-1200 BC Queen Hatshepsut, reigned ca 1473-1458 BC Building Types: Mortuary Temple built to honor pharaohs and gods, places of worship along the Nile. Valley Temple Key Terms: Colonnade denotes a long sequence of columns joined by their entablature, often free-standing, Deir El-Bahiri example. Batter Obelisk - a tall, narrow, four-sided, tapering monument which ends in a pyramidal top challenge because they are one piece of stone. Often erected in pairs. Pylon - refers to a truncated pyramid or an object shaped like one. Hypostyle Hall - flat ceiling which is supported by columns, as in the Great Hypostyle Hall at Karnak Key Works : Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, Deir el Bahari , Egypt, ca 1500 BC Face east toward Karnak Temple cut into rock. Insertion of temple into the landscape. Rock cut, Temple cut into rock....
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This note was uploaded on 10/30/2008 for the course ARCH 350 taught by Professor Iarocci during the Fall '08 term at University of Washington.
- Fall '08