Monthly Archive: December
In museum circles the region of Luristan in the Zagros Mountains has a long association with the antiquities looted from tombs there in the 1920's and 30's. These objects seem to be primarily from the Early Iron Age (circa 1000 BC - 750 BC), and comprise an array of distinctive objects that include horse bridles and other equipment; fittings possibly associated with chariots; and an array of weapons, primarily of bronze.
The ROM partners with many organizations and individuals to promote awareness about, and to conserve, species at risk in Ontario.
I’m very excited to announce that a short video about the ‘Minoan’ Ivory Goddess has just gone live!
ROM experts were joined by archaeologists from all over the GTA to celebrate new discoveries and ongoing projects at International Archaeology 2013.