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In St. Peter's Basilica, the dominating monarch is replaced wtih
Scale fraction of figures on Column of Trajan
Year Constantinople was sacked
The plaque on the Tomb of the Baker was written in first/second/third person
How many scenes on Column of Trajan
Decorated Roman gateway, usually free standing with one or three arched openings celebrating return of victorious general
Vitruvius's three principles
Structure with offset entrance, you have to turn when you enter
Structure built by 2 mathematicians
Year earthquake destroyed roof of hagia sofia
Logistics and Organization were characteristic of the
City whose streets constantly rose due to waste being thrown in streets
Year Magia Sofia was converted to mosque
A fortified wall
Seats in Colosseum sloped up at a___ angle
Hard, molded and fired clay used for ornamental wall covering, or roof or floor tiles
Structure with itself in its engravings
Year greatest church of Constantinople burned
Basilica of Mexentius and Constantine built in year
Tomb of the Baker built in the year
Date of the Arch of Titus
Scattering of Jews around Mediterranean
Great pyramids of Giza built in year
Etruscans later perfected the____&_____
Earthquake prone city
First non native emperor of Rome
City was attacked by Sargon and its stones were immortalized by being burned to ceramic
These two people never set food in the church that depicts them
Biggest city in Mesopotamia after Akkad was destroyed
Caput Mundi meaning
A fortress built into a city wall
Ziggurat, Temple Complex of Nanna, Ur, built in year
The Column of Trajan looks over the
Auther of single treatise on architecture
Constantine converted his empire to
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Step pyramid and complex of King Djoser built in year
Type of columns in Santa Costanza
Ravenna had two sects of Christianity, which were
Mosaics in Hagia Sofia were made of
City of Church of San Vitale
Was the style for the tomb of the baker common?
Year Rome was founded
All the columns in the Basilica of Santa Sabina are ____ style
City with soft ground where buildings slowly sink
Order of columns in Colosseum from bottom to top
How many figures on Column of Trajan
Diameter of Pantheon
First to write about architecture and how it should be
What personification appears with Jesus on both mosaics of the two baptisteries in Ravenna
Public space that is designed as such (Rome)
Outer mosaics of Santa Costanza show
City of Mausoleum of Theodoric
Type of masonry used in Mausoleum of theodoric
A courtyard whose roofs slant toward center so runoff flows into small basin
Colosseum had____entrance archways
Columns all around exterior
Year the Mausoleum of Galla Placidia was built
Builder of Pantheon
Temple Complex of Amun at Luxor built in year
The Hagia Sophia is similar to what structure?
The processional stairway that forced people to walk slowly while bringing sacks of grain was built in the city of
The Column of Trajan was sided on each side by
Death and rebirth associated with
Which part of the two baptisteries in Ravenna differ them
Ishtar Gate built in year
Rough year when Contantine was emperor
What city was the ishtar gate in?
Year of Mausoleum of theodoric
'Gathering' prime public space in Athens
Core of Rome
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Element used in mosaics of Mausoleum of Galla Placidia
Items recycled from other monuments
The Colosseum was (inside/outside) the city center
Place of Mausoleum of Galla Placidia
Structure with dome lid carved out of one solid peice of rock
Freize on Tomb of the Baker depicts
City Santa Costanza was built
City state between Tigris and Euphrates
Oldest Forum
Role in the center of roof
Year Turks conquered constantinople
Place where people were reborn
Thickness of walls of Pantheon
Year Pantheon building began
Most Roman amphitheatres were (inside/outside) the city center
Hypadrome was used for racing____
Old St. Peter's Basilica built in year
3 components of ziggurat of Ur
Church in venice with stolen elements from Constantinople
Rome fell into disrepair around the year
Year of Church of San Vitale
Transverse vestibule
Inner drum of Santa Costanza has mosaics of
Cylindrical structure served as dining hall for Athenian senate
River that flows through Rome
Pantheon walls was lightened by
Year Santa Costanza was built
The Hagia Sofia was built in less than ___ years
A square or polygonal decorative panel embossed into a ceiling or arch
Church in palace for monarch
City of San Marco
A columned audience hall in ancient Persian palaces
Size of Colosseum
Site of HebSed festival

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