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5 edition of Afghan treasures found in the catalog.

Afghan treasures

Ann Kirtley

Afghan treasures

5 designs

by Ann Kirtley

  • 75 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by American School of Needlework .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Afghans (Coverlets),
  • Crocheting,
  • Knitting,
  • Patterns

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11225676M
    ISBN 100881957895
    ISBN 109780881957891
    OCLC/WorldCa39362160

      'Priceless' Afghan treasures star in new British Museum exhibition after being 'hidden for 25 years' Dozens of priceless treasures feared destroyed during the Afghanistan civil war will go on. Ancient Afghanistan—at the crossroads of major trade routes and the focus of invasions by great powers and nomadic migrations—was home to some of the most complex, rich, and original civilizations on the continent of Asia. This exhibition celebrates the unique role of Afghanistan as a center for both the reception of diverse cultural elements and the creation of original styles of art that.

    The name Afghānistān (Pashto: افغانستان ‎) is believed to be as old as the ethnonym Afghan, which is documented in the 10th-century geography book Hudud ul-'alam. The root name "Afghan" was used historically in reference to a member of the ethnic Pashtuns, and the suffix "-stan" means "place of" in ore, Afghanistan translates to land of the Afghans or, more Calling code: +   The treasures of Begram, uncovered nearly 80 years ago from two rooms that had been sealed for nearly two millennia, was compared at the time to the discovery of .

    Afghanistan a nation rich in history, and in beautiful ancient artifacts But in the last three decades, war has devastated this country, and many of its treasures have been lost or destroyed. Fred Hiebert: “These objects were all leaving, leaving, leaving. Afghan treasures come home KABUL - Over artifacts looted from the National Museum were returned to their home Kabul yesterday, courtesy of the British Museum. For the most part the artifacts were looted during Afghanistan's civil war period and sold on black markets.


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7 at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., the first stop on a tour of four venues in the United : Jeffrey Bartholet. Afghan Treasures. likes. Welcome to the Facebook home for USAID Passage to Prosperity trade exhibitions.

The next show is in New Delhi, India - September /5. APAA/Afghan Treasures. likes. A Nation is Alive when its Culture is Alive" Mr. Masoudi Director of the Kabul MuseumFollowers: Like Begram, the site of Tillya Tepe ("golden hill") in Afghanistan's northwestern corner yielded treasures - most famously the Bactrian gold - whose legend was only heightened when they disappeared from view.

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Condition: Used. Price: US $ VINTAGE. Botany Afghan Treasures Pattern Book Vol 21 Brand: Botany. Almost 30 years ago, a precious trove of art was spirited away from the National Museum of Afghanistan by a small group of "keyholders" --museum guards, curators, and antiquities lovers who risked their lives to save the country's cultural treasures/5.

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