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

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