The Ashmolean

Iraq: Navel of the World

Learning more ...

... about Iraq in the Ashmolean Museum

Hundreds of Iraqi objects, including almost everything on this website, are displayed in Drapers Gallery, the Reitlinger Gallery, and the Heberden Coin Room of the Ashmolean Museum. The museum's website gives information about opening times and special events.

The Creswell Photographic Archive has its own website too.

... about other museums with Iraqi exhibits

... about ancient Iraq

... about pre-modern Iraq

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