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Posted: December 31, 2013 - 16:34 , by Kate Cooper
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The continuation of the story of how the British archeologist, Sir Arthur Evans, made his own particular interpretation of the ancient Minoan civilization so popular.

Posted: December 30, 2013 - 20:39 , by Kate Cooper
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I pick up the story of the Ivory ‘Minoan’ Goddess to discuss why the ROM, or indeed anyone, believed that the figurine was genuine (or why she was created, if she is fake). 

Posted: December 27, 2013 - 12:30 , by Ryan Dodge
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Looking back on our year via Facebook at the museum.

Posted: December 24, 2013 - 11:10 , by Cheryl Fraser
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Thank you to all our readers and happy holidays! 

Posted: December 21, 2013 - 20:40 , by Deepali Dewan
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Don’t miss the opportunity to see “Between Princely India and the British Raj: The Photography of Raja Deen Dayal," an original exhibit at the Royal Ontario Museum that closes in three weeks, on January 12, 2014...

Posted: December 20, 2013 - 12:59 , by Ryan Dodge
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A review of our year on Twitter at the museum.

Posted: December 19, 2013 - 09:34 , by Aaron Phillips
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Ryan Farley, Lead Concierge at the ROM, shares his thoughts on how he, his team, and the ROM promote awareness of conservation.

Posted: December 18, 2013 - 13:04 , by Robert Mason
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The story of a sword made in Bronze Age Ireland.

Posted: December 17, 2013 - 14:59 , by admin
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ROM Scientists Reveal New “Raptor” Dinosaur Discovery!

Posted: December 4, 2013 - 12:14 , by Robert Mason
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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.