Vorderasiatisches Museum - Online Collections Database (متحف الشرق الأدنى القديم )

The Vorderasiatisches Museum (Museum of the Ancient Near East) includes the collections of the Pergamonmuseum, the Antikensammlung and the Museum für Islamische Kunst. Its online collections contains digital images of the Museum holdings. 113 artefacts/monuments are from Jordan, mostly coins from cities of the Deacapolis, architectonic fragments, ivory plaques, and objects from famous Umayyad castles, most notably the facade of Qasr Al Mshata.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Source http://www.smb-digital.de/eMuseumPlus
Maintainer Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Last Updated August 30, 2020, 11:15 (BST)
Created July 20, 2020, 11:53 (BST)
Project URL https://www.smb.museum/en/museums-institutions/vorderasiatisches-museum/home/
Project start date 1899-01-01
Project status Ongoing
Project funder

Feuersozietat Berilin Brandeburg Sparkassen; Kulturfonds des Deutches Sparkassen; Giroverbandes.

Citation information

Staatliche Museen zu Berlin (2020), SMB-digital. Online collections database, http://www.smb-digital.de/eMuseumPlus (Last accessed 20/07/2020).

Time Periods Islamic Early, Islamic Ottoman, Roman, Islamic Early Umayyad, Islamic Late Mamluk, Byzantine, Islamic Middle, Nabataean, Hashemite, Islamic Early Abbasid
Data type Databases, Text essay, Images Photograph