Art of India (midterm1)

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Art of India (midterm1)
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2013-10-09 00:26:17
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first half of the studying
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    • Harrapan Civilization
    • AKA Indus Civilization
    • 2500 - 1900 BCE
  1. Harappa
    Bricks were taken to make railroad
  2. Mohenjo - Daro
    2500 - 2000 BCE
    City built before people inhabited (checkerboard)
  3. Great Bath
    Dyer's Vats
    Workers Circles
    Question the labels
  4. Seals found in both Harappa and Mohenjo- Daro
    (Intaglio designed)
  5. Unicorn... nah probs perspective.
    • steatite bust of the 'priest- king'
    • Mohenjo- Daro
    • 2600 - 1900 BC
    • (painted with red ocher paste)
    • 'dancing girl'
    • Mohenjodaro
    • 2600- 1900 BCE
    • Bronze
  6. Veda
    (book of "Knowledge")
    • Rigveda (1300 BC): Aryas life and superiority
    •        Indra God of War
    • Samaveda
    • Yajurveda
    • Atharvaveda (all around 800 BC): Aryas move from plains to Ganges River
    •         Brick use ↑
    • Male torso
    • red jasper
    • during Mature or Urban phase of Harappa
    • (2550- 2000 BC)
    • Dancing male torso (Shiva reference??)
    • dark grey stone
    • during Mature or Urban phase of Harappa
    • (2550- 2000 BC)

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