BONUS QUESTION – POTTERY – LIVES AND LIVELIHOODS
Review the selection on the “Potters of Antiquity” on pages 234 and 235 of Chapter Seven. Answer the following questions in a one to two paragraph response. This bonus question is worth a maximum of three points added to your earned grade on Response Paper Six.
Where does the selection state that pottery began and when? In what ways is the study of pottery useful to the scholar? What can pottery tell us about the social conditions in an ancient society (social class, views of art)?