Roads of Arabia

This exhibit explores the impact of ancient trade routes that traversed the Arabian Peninsula, allowing for a vibrant exchange of both objects and ideas. It features objects newly discovered along the trade routes, including alabaster bowls and fragile glassware; heavy gold earrings; and monumental statues that testify to the lively mercantile and cultural exchange between the Arabs and their neighbors, including the Egyptians, Syrians, Babylonians and Greco-Romans.

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Roads of Arabia

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Dates: 12/19/2013 - 12/19/2013