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Funerary Mask, Thaj, Tell al-Zayer, Saudi Arabia, 1st century BC, gold, National Museum, Riyadh.

Members Tour “Roads of Arabia”

Saturday, Feb 22, 2014
11 a.m. - Noon

Beck Building
5601 Main Street Map & Directions

This tour for MFAH Members explores the recently excavated objects in Roads of Arabia: Archaeology and History of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The unparalleled exhibition examines the impact of ancient trade routes that traversed the Arabian Peninsula, carrying precious frankincense and myrrh to Mesopotamia and the Greco-Roman world, allowing for a vibrant exchange of objects and ideas.

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Space for these tours is limited, and spots fill up fast. Secure your reservations in advance: or 713.353.1550.