Due to a power outage we are closed today, July 23. Today's screening of "The Mermaid" will take place at National Museum of American History as planned.
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Phiale with inscription
499-400 B.C.E.

Achaemenid period
Reign of Artaxerxes I

Silver
Iran

F1974.30



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