Persian Empire - Alexander the Great Krater (Hands on History Pottery Kit)
Discover how Alexander the Great redefined central Asia.
Art In History's replica is an example of a bell-krater from Persia. A "krater" is a piece of earthenware pottery that was used to hold mixtures of water and wine. The lesson plan cover the Persian Empire, 558- 323 BC.
This kit includes: replica, paint brush, sponge, disposable paint pallets, paint, and FREE lesson download. Lesson contains: history of the artifact, history of the time period, full color map, designs & motifs, and step-by-step decorating instructions.
There are a lot of neat historical crafts and craft ideas available, but it's not easy to find one that you'd happily keep on display after that school year, right? That's why we're so impressed with these kits. You're actually painting a pottery replica of a historical artifact... no paper mache or duct tape needed! Each kit includes an unfinished piece of pottery based on the artifact, a paint brush, sponge, paint, a disposable paint palette, step-by-step painting instructions, and craft paper/packing material, to protect your painting area. To take the activity further and learn more about the artifact and the historical time period that it represents, take advantage of the free lesson download, which is packed with lots of additional information. We love the quality of the materials and the reasonable price! Made in the USA. - Jess