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Ancient Connections Bring a Modern Rapprochement - NYTimes.com

Ancient Connections Bring a Modern Rapprochement – NYTimes.com http://www.nytimes.com/ ISTANBUL — In a rare display of cross-cultural cooperation between countries with a history of discord, an exhibition at the Sakip Sabanci Museum this summer represents the…

 

The exchange allowed access in Istanbul to the unique collection by Nicholas and Dolly Goulandris, Greeks who had donated their surprisingly modern-looking figurines to the Athens museum.

Then the idea grew to approaching the National Archeological Museum in Athens because it held the results of many relevant excavations.

 

 


 


 

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