Until 17 September, it will be possible to visit the exhibition ‘The Assyrians in the Shadow of the Two Towers. An inscribed brick from the Kalkhu ziggurat in Iraq and the excavations of the Iraqi-Italian Archaeological Mission in Nineveh” at the Museo Civico Medievale in via Manzoni 4, Bologna.
This is an excellent opportunity to learn the secrets of the people of Mesopotamia thanks to the promotional work developed by the Musei Civici d’Arte Antica and King Abdulaziz Chair for Islamic Studies and the Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna Missione Archeologica Iracheno-Italiana a Ninive.
Assyrians in Bologna exhibition: the discovery of the people of Mesopotamia
The exhibition ‘The Assyrians in the Shadow of the Two Towers‘ is to communicate, through a new formula, the historical contents of the Neo–Assyrian Empire, which developed in Mesopotamia from the 9th to the 7th century BC. All the objects are presented through their 3D printed digital models, thus creating a sustainable exhibition of great value at the same time.