Global Cultures

Ancient and Premodern

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While the museum‘s ancient and premodern collections are neither chronologically or geographically comprehensive, they are broad and rich. In keeping with the idea that individual objects are representative of a specific time and place, the objects on view (with one exception) occupy separate vitrines and pedestals. As a whole, they symbolically reflect the value of learning about diverse societies and cultures through the objects stewarded by academic museums.

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Curated by Katherine W. Hart

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Exhibition subject: Ancient Art