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Sanxingdui: China’s lost civilization revises history
April 23, 2015 · Be The First To Comment

When you walk through the limited engagement collection of artifacts from China’s Sanxingdui (pronounced “sahn-shing-dwee”), or “three stars mound,” you feel an immediate connection to a looming unknown. Where these artifacts were discovered is clear enough, as is when they were created, but by whom, why and how are questions still puzzling archaeologists. The artifacts, large, […]

Ancient Ukraine: The Middle and Late Bronze Age
July 6, 2011 · 2 Comments

In my last blog on Ukraine, I discussed the Bronze age as defined by archaeologists and focused on the Early Bronze Age as it pertained to the Ukraine. Today I focus on the Middle and Late Bronze Ages. You can read my previous blog here. The Middle Bronze Age: the Catacomb culture (2800 – 2500 […]

Ancient Ukraine: The Bronze Age
June 16, 2011 · Be The First To Comment

In my previous blog on the Ukraine exhibit, I wrote about the Trypilian culture. In this second installment, we will start by defining the Bronze Age, discuss the term “horizon” as it is used by archaeologists today and then focus on the Early Bronze Age developments in Ukraine. I will follow this up with a post […]

New Exhibit Now Open! Six Thousand Years of Ukrainian History
May 27, 2011 · 2 Comments

Today’s blog post is brought to you by one of our amazing volunteers, Gail Larsen Peterkin, Ph.D. Her article is about our newest exhibition, Ancient Ukraine, now open! See artifacts from the last six thousand years. Ancient Ukraine: Golden Treasures and Lost Civilizations, which opens today, includes 166 objects from the Museum of National Cultural Heritage PlaTar. […]


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