CLASSICS ESSAY - WRITE THIS DOWN ALONG WITH A BRIEFT...

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CLASSICS ESSAY: 3-4 pages in length, longer is okay. Go to one of the regions museums that houses Greek or Roman archaeological material and choose an object. Research the kind of environment within that object would have been used. (smith college, Amherst college, MHS, the MFA, Worcester or the Met in NYC) Example: Korous Statue- 540-550 BC- MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS- BOSTON Funerary monument? Votive dedication? Found around Athens, funerary monument With your research as your foundation of knowledge reconstruct the context of the object and consider the ways in which the ancient user/viewer would have recognized and experience the object RECONSTRUCT THE OBJECT FOR TUESDAY, IDENTIFY WHAT OBJECT YOU WANT TO WRITE ABOUT,
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Unformatted text preview: WRITE THIS DOWN ALONG WITH A BRIEFT DESCRIPTION OF IT…. BRING IT TO CLASS TUESDAY MARCH 29, 2011 PAPER DUE: NO CLASS Thursday March 24, 2011 Truscan Italy-DOMINATE REGION OF TUSCANY VILLANOVAN PERIOD- ETRUSCAN IRON AGE 110-700 BCE ORIENTALIZING PERIOD 700-600 BCE ARCHAIC PERIOD 600-400 BCE CLASSICAL AND HELLENISTIC PERIODS 400-200 BCE POST 200 BCE, ROMAN EXPANSION BEGINS TO ABSORB ETRUSCAN CULTUAL IDENTITY COLOIZATION VS INDIGENOUS POPULATION-GREEK AND PHOENICAN COLOONIZATION FOUND EXCLUSIVELY IN SICILY , SOUTH ITALY , AND SARDINIA PPOULATION PRESENT IN ITALY PRIOT TO THE IMMIGRATION OF PIPULATIONS SPEAKING INDO-EUROPEAN LANGUAGES AKA THE ETRUSCANS...
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course CLASSICS 103 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at UMass (Amherst).

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