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Dates of the Paleolithic period
30,000-10,000 BCE
Dates of the Neolithic period
8000-2000 BCE
Dates of the Early Mesopotamian period
3500-1600 BCE
Dates of the Hittite period
1600-1237 BCE
Dates of the Late Mesopotamian period
900-538 BCE
Dates of the Persian period
538-330 BCE
Dates of the Early Dynastic period
2920-2575 BCE
Dates of the Old Kingdom period
2575-2134 BCE
Dates of the Middle Kingdom period
2040-1640 BCE
Dates of the New Kingdom period
1550-1070 BCE
Megalith
big stone (2-40 tons)
Menhir
megalith stood on end
Post and Lintel (Trilithon)
-- Start of arch
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Dolmen
succession of trilithons (used to build tombs)
Cromlech
circle of trilithons
Where is Stonehenge located
Salisbury Plain, England
"not a blank canvas"
paleolithic
cave paintings of animals
paleolithic
shaman images
paleolithic
fertility goddess
paleolithic
clay bison
paleolithic
atlatl
paleolithic
megaliths
neolithic
painted plaster
neolithic
early cities
neolithic
ziggurats
early mesopotamian
big eyes & conntected eye brow
early mesopotamian
prayer gesture
early mesopotamian
bearded bull
early mesopotamian
lions gate
hittite
battle at kadesh
hittite
corbelled vaults
hittite
lamassu
late mesopotamian
large scale (empirial)
late mesopotamian
ishtar gate
late mesopotamian
hypostyle halls
persian
no need for defensive walls
persian
step pyramids
early dynastic
palette of narmer
early dynastic
unified lower and upper egypt
early dynastic
imhotep
earliest artist we have
serdab
little chamber with statue of the pharoh
smooth pyramids
old kingdom
canon of proportions
old kingdom
rock-cut tombs
middle kingdom
sad faces
middle kingdom
painted wood
middle kingdom
hatshepsut
new kingdom
pylon template
new kingdom
obelisk
new kingdom