Afghanistan: Hidden Treasures From the National Museum, Kabul


Subject:
Archaeology , Antiquities

Description:
Companion to a 2008 exhibit of "artifacts unearthed in modern Afghanistan ... [and which] attest to the region's importance as a vital and ancient crossroads of ... the Silk Road." Features an introductory video, maps with images and video clips of sculpture and jewelry, timeline of treasures (dating from 2200 B.C. to 200 A.D.), and extensive related material from National Geographic. From the National Gallery of Art.

Publisher:
National Gallery of Art

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nga.gov/exhibitions/2008/afghanistan/


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