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Unformatted text preview: Chp 3 Notes- Niels book, Brit Museum Chronology: Bronze Age (3000-1200 BCE) Late Bronze Age (1400-1200 BCE) Emergence of Modern Greece: Early IRON Age : (1200-800 BCE) Sub-Mediterranean Age (1100-1050 BCE) Pro-Geometric Age Middle-Geometric Age Late Geometric Age (LG) Archaic /Dark Age (700-480 BCE) Classical Trade Lefkandi Buildings resemble early Greek temples Toumba - Lavish, warrior-style burials- like Homers heroic burials o Warrior Kit found: sword, spear, razor His tomb reminiscent of Iliad by Homers heroic burials-w/ elaborate honorary items o 4 horses o Female buries w/ gold jewelry, gold bra! o Foreign imports Bronze vessel containing cremation remains imported from Cyprus Colonies Eastern colonies: west coast of Turkey (1000 BCE) Western : Naxos in Sicily (735- dated by Thucydides) Greeks established colonies b/c of need for trade and obtaining unused land (2 nd , 3 rd sons problem) o Established emporium like council in Italy to obtain metal ores from Estruscans in North Middle Eastern contact influence Greek art...
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