August 21, 2018

The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago announces the online publciation of Oriental Institute News & Notes Issue 238 (Summer 2018). The entire issue can be downloaded from this link.

Contents:

Repurposing Statues in the Ancient World
Monuments and Destruction in the Iron Age and Beyond by James F. Osborne
Gold Fever: Myth and the Destruction of Archaeological Landscapes by Morag M. Kersel
Tracking Down Missing Treasures from the National Museum of Afghanistan by Gil J. Stein, Alejandro Gallego-Lopez, Michael T. Fisher, and Fahim Rahimi
Gallery Enhancements Project: The Relocation of the Babylonian Lion Panels by Laura D'Alessandro and Jean M. Evans
Artifact Highlight: Mobile Monuments: The Code of Hammurabi and Susa by Kiersten Neumann
Volunteer Spotlight: Shirlee Hoffman