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May 23, 2010 Etruscans Italy-around the same time as Archaic Greece to begin with Had their own language Very strongly influenced by the Greeks, but have their own ideas Get most of their money from mining, copper and iron Competing with Greek’s for metal market Build Huge Cities Build government around these cities Based on industry not on agriculture Each city had its own king and they seemed to keep in accord and not fight each other as much Porta Augusta, Perugia, Italy - one of these cities, first true arch we’ve seen Don’t have good stone quarries so they have to make these arches to use less stone Main parts of an arch, Keystone - top stone, Voussoirs - other stones, Springing - where it starts to curve Etruscan House Ruins, Vetulonia, Italy- have containers to collect drinking water, don’t have many houses because they were made of mudbrick Necropolis of the Crocefisso del Tufo, Orvieto, Italy- buried multiple bodies, hard but
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This note was uploaded on 11/06/2011 for the course ART 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '09 term at UNC.

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