Schliemann’s Worlds

Schliemann’s Worlds

6 January 2022 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of archaeologist and honorary citizen of Berlin Heinrich Schliemann. The exhibition "Schliemann's Worlds", which will be on display in the James Simon Gallery and the Neues Museum from 13 May 2022, illustrates Schliemann's multi-faceted work with around 700 objects.

  • Schliemanns Welten (4)© dpa
    Owl-faced vessels found by Schliemann in Troy will be presented at a preview press conference for the exhibition "Schliemann's Worlds", which will be on view in the James Simon Gallery and the Neues Museum from May 2022.
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    Matthias Wemhoff, Director of the Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte (Museum of Prehistory and Early History), shows a silver vase found by Heinrich Schliemann in Troy and a copy of the jewellery found in the vase at a preview press conference for the exhibition "Schliemann's Worlds", which will be on display in the James Simon Gallery and the Neues Museum from May 2022.
  • Schliemanns Welten (3)© dpa
    Matthias Wemhoff, Director of the Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte (Museum of Prehistory and Early History), shows an owl-faced vessel found by Schliemann in Troy at a preview press conference for the exhibition "Schliemann's Worlds", which will be on display in the James Simon Gallery and the Neues Museum from May 2022.
  • Schliemanns Welten (1)© dpa
    Matthias Wemhoff, Director of the Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte (Museum of Prehistory and Early History), shows a silver vase found by Heinrich Schliemann in Troy as part of an advance PK for the exhibition "Schliemann's Worlds", which will be on display in the James Simon Gallery and the Neues Museum from May 2022.
  • Schliemanns Welten (5)© dpa
    Matthias Wemhoff, Director of the Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte (Museum of Prehistory and Early History), shows an owl-faced vessel found by Schliemann in Troy at a preview press conference for the exhibition "Schliemann's Worlds", which will be on display in the James Simon Gallery and the Neues Museum from May 2022.

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