AHC 4333.03 Midterm set 3

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  1. Terracotta Dog with Human Mask, Colima Style, Late formative - 300 BCE, overtly supernatural, rounded angles, naturalism, hairless mexican dogs, highly burnished
  2. Male and Female Couple, Nayarit style, 300 BCE, perhaps marriage portraits interred with the dead, slip painting, geometric clothing, monochromatic
  3. Genre scene of the Mesoamerican Ballgame, Nayarit style, 300 BCE, importance of the ballgame, teams, ball, spectators, a sense of architecture (flat ball court)
  4. Stone Temple, model, Mezcala style, 300 BCE, façades not matched by architecture from the region, suggest familiarity with Oaxaca, some facades resemble those of Mound X at Monte Alban, used string-saw technology
  5. Shaft tomb, man made mortuary receptical
  6. Ceramics/ Slip
    A creamy mixture of clay, water, and typically a pigment, used esp. for decorating earthenware.
  7. Burnishing
    polish by rubbing
  8. String-saw technology
  9. Raised fields or chinampas, dredging and manipulating the river or stream, rich organic material, way of preserving water, using rich soil, for agricultural uses

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AHC 4333.03 Midterm set 3
2010-10-05 21:01:09
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