‘Ancient Ukraine’ at Natural Science Museum

At the Houston Musuem of Natural Science, from May 27th to Sept 5, 2011.  On tour for the first time in the United States, the exhibit ДРЕВНЯ УКРАЇНА (Ancient Ukraine) – Golden Treasures and Lost Civilizations covers 6,000 years of history of various cultures that once inhabited the territory of modern Ukraine. The exhibit includes pottery and scupture, gold jewelry and other jewelry incorporating precious stones, filigree, granulation and inlays , bronze sculptures, amphorae, silver vessels, common utensils and icons and religious regalia – from the  Trypillian, Scythian, Hellenist and Roman cultures, through to the Byzantine, concluding with artwork from the 11th to the 19th century.   Check it out at: http://www.hmns.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=442&Itemid=463

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