Unformatted text preview: -Dipylon o One of the gates of Athens, it is a double gate. -With a few iron tools or weapons. -The Greeks cremated their dead. -Funerary o Krater from the Dipylon cemetery, Athens, now in New York c 750 BCE. o 3.5 ft tall. o The decoration is abstract or geometric shape. o KRater Punch bowl shape. Used for water and wine. -Freize: o A ban of decoration used for sculpture and decoration. o The dead person is shown in the picture. o There are animals. There is the body of the deceased. o The dead person is probably male because the honor guard are carring spears and weapons. o The shape suggests that it is for male. o It is a symbol of a male drinking party. o They decorate the surface with abstract paintings. o The community over the individual became the creator of democracy in Greek....
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- Fall '09
- Ancient Egypt, British Museum