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Gilgamesh - In the Footsteps of a Hero

September 10, 1996-March 31, 1997
Location: Unspecified location
Gilgamesh - In the Footsteps of a Hero: A special exhibit devoted to one of the world's oldest tales, the story of Gilgamesh, legendary king of Uruk in southern Mesopotamia. The exhibit displays finds depicting his story from all parts of the Near East, including Israel, ranging in date from the 18th to the 7th centuries BCE.