Current Special Exhibitions

Ritual Hoard of Copper Objects
Through January 4, 2015
Gallery 1

The Chalcolithic period (Copper-Stone Age, ca. 5500–3500 BC) was an era of great social and technological development. Long before the pyramids were built in Egypt and writing was introduced in Mesopotamia, people in the Southern Levant—dwelling in the lands that today include Israel, Jordan, and their surrounding areas—were the first in the region to create metallurgy, temples, elaborate textiles, cash crops for export, and stratified societies. Learn more

Through October 12, 2014
Logan Gallery 25
La Schiava Turca
Through October 5, 2014
Gallery 5