From Ebla to Damascus: Art and Archaeology of Ancient Syria

Weiss, Harvey
September 1985
Archaeology;Sep/Oct85, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p58
Focuses on the excavation of the site of Ebla, capital of a wealthy kingdom dating to the third millennium B.C. in Syria. Discovery of cuneiform tablets; Presentation of an exhibition featuring archaeological and artistic treasures for the National Museum of Syria; Emphasis of the exhibit on urban cultures from the third millennium B.C. through the first millennium.


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