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Kilwa Kisiwani, Tanzania A conversation with Stephen Battle,...

Kilwa Kisiwani, Tanzania

A conversation with Stephen Battle, World Monuments Fund and Steven Zucker, Smarthistory about the history and architecture of Kilwa Kisiwani, Tanzania

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Smarthistory in 2015—more than 13 million views

Thanks to you, Smarthistory had a hugely successful year. If Smarthistory was helpful for you, or you just believe in our mission (making the global history of art and cultural heritage available for free to the world), please… 845 more words

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Teotihuacan Teotihuacan, Mexico, main structures c. 50-250...

Teotihuacan

Teotihuacan, Mexico, main structures c. 50-250 C.E.

Speakers: Dr. Lauren Kilroy-Ewbank and Dr. Beth Harris

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Ancient Rome (higher resolution) A project between Khan Academy...

Ancient Rome (higher resolution)

A project between Khan Academy and Rome Reborn

Speakers: Dr. Bernard Frischer and Dr. Steven Zucker

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Elephant Mask, Kuosi Society, Bamileke Peoples,...

Elephant Mask, Kuosi Society, Bamileke Peoples, Cameroon

Elephant (Aka) Mask, Kuosi Society, Bamileke Peoples, Grassfields region of Cameroon, 20th century, cloth, beads, raffia, fiber, 146.7 x 52.1 x 29.2 cm (Brooklyn Museum)

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Mark Hopkins House Side Chair (Herter Brothers) Mark Hopkins...

Mark Hopkins House Side Chair (Herter Brothers)

Mark Hopkins House Side Chair, c. 1878-80, designed and made by Herter Brothers (New York), rosewood, inlaid and veneered with various woods, silk (of the period, but not original) (Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, Museum purchase from General…

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Art historical analysis (painting), a basic introduction using...

Art historical analysis (painting), a basic introduction using Goya’s Third of May, 1808, 1814

Francisco de Goya, Third of May, 1808, 1814, oil on canvas, 266 x 345.1 cm (Museo del Prado. Madrid)

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