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Unformatted text preview: 7. Zinc/Brass – King Head a. Ife culture b. Realistic => carved in wax c. Lines on face => show how face would have been decorated d. Top of head => has holes and on base of head => prob used to decorate 8. Terracotta Head a. 1200-1300 b. Is it a portrait or idealization? 9. The Queen Mother a. Ivory, iron, copper b. Benin (city) => naturalistic traditions c. Mask attached to a belt 10. Adobe => Straw and clay, Building a. Looks like fortress b. Religious => mosque (Islamic) i. Came in through trade routes 11. Great Zimbabwe a. Bricks, piled together => no mortar i. Carved to do so b. 1200-1400CE c. Possibly a residence for royalty 12. Textile a. Congo region b. Sometimes used at currency c. Used frequently when Europeans came in...
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