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Pharaoh in Canaan
Symbols of Eternity: Highlights of Iberian Culture - The Shelby White and Leon Levy CollectionMarch 16, 1999-June 8, 1999
Location: Weisbord Exhibition Pavilion
Curator: Silvia Rosenberg
Media: Bronze and stone figurines, pottery, and jewelry
Seventy objects reflect the cultures that fluorished on the Iberian Peninsula from the middle of the 3rd millenium BCE to the Roman conquest. This first representation in Israel of the art of the ancient Iberians demonstrates a distinct cultural identity while also reflecting the influence of the eastern Mediterranean.