Scroll down to find one of the following exhibits:
ancient Greek colonization and trade
ancient Maya printed ceramics
art of the hellenistic tradition
art of the Roman provinces
Choose one of them. Then:
- Read the essay on the landing page.
- Click on an object image, study the object carefully, and THEN read the description.
- Answer the following questions:
what kind of object is it (material, purpose, date of creation, artist, subject matter if a painting, etc.)?
what is the broader historical context of its creation? See essay, text book, or ppt. for background.
what information does this object add to our understanding of this history?
Compare and contrast three objects. Take screen-shots and add them to the assignment.