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Tillya Tepe

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Tillya tepe, Tillia tepe or Tillā tapa (Persian: طلا تپه ) or is an archaeological site in the ... Tillya Tepe is located in the Western portion of the reg...

Afghanistan: Hidden Treasures From the National Museum, Kabul

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... coins, and the famous "Bactrian hoard," a collection of some 20,000 gold, silver , and ivory objects from burial plots at Tillya Tepe in northern Afghanistan.

The gold of Tillya Tepe and the discovery of the Bactrian hoard | The ...

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Oct 15, 2013 ... Written by: Alex Richards, Digital Marketing Coordinator One of the highlights of Afghanistan: Hidden Treasures for many people is the ...

Bactrian gold: A treasure hunt - The Economist

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Dec 18, 2003 ... This was once Bactria, where the Hellenic world briefly touched and ... Locals named it Tillya Tepe, or Hill of Gold, long before the Soviet ...

Sheberghan, Yemshi Tepe & Talayeh Tepe (also Tillya Tepe, Tillia ...

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Talayeh Tepe (also spelt Tillya Tepe, Tillia Tepe or Tillā Tapa and طلا تپه in Persian), ... These ornaments have been called the Bactrian Horde or Treasure.

May 25 – September 7, 2008 - National Gallery of Art

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May 25, 2008 ... sites: the Bronze Age site of Tepe Fullol; the Greco-Bactrian city of Aï ... the roughly contemporary necropolis of Tillya Tepe, where a nomadic ...

Afghanistan displays its 'Hoard of Bactrian Gold' - Asia - Pacific ...

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Dec 5, 2006 ... Besides the objects from the site at Tillya Tepe, where six Bactrian tombs were found, the exhibit includes fragments of four gold bowls from ...

Tillya Tepe & The Bactrian Treasure (145 BC) - Shams-i-bala and ...

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Feb 5, 2013 ... Tillya Tepe ....."Nomads from the northern steppes, which stretch from the Black Sea to Mongolia, overran Bactria around 145 BC, bringing an ...

The hill of gold | Art and design | The Guardian

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Feb 19, 2011 ... In 1978 a hoard of treasures was discovered at Tillya Tepe, Afghanistan. ... than 128 ancient Bactrian and Indo-Greek silver and bronze coins, ...

The Golden Hoard | Humanities

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The gold hoard from the ancient kingdom of Bactria has survived the years of chaos ... The artifacts were uncovered in 1978 in the Mound of Gold, or Tillya Tepe, ...

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Afghanistan Significant Site 207. Tillya Tepe - CEMML

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Tillya Tepe. Alternate names: Tilla Tepe, Tillia Tepe, "Golden Hill" or "Golden Mound" Jauzjan Province. Five kilometers north of Sheberghan, among the dunes ...

Lost & Found | Arts & Culture - Smithsonian

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Crown from the Tillya Tepe, Tomb VI, 1st century BC - 1st century AD. ... Fifteen years before, the treasure, known as the Bactrian Hoard, had been secretly ...

Afghanistan | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Jun 23, 2009 ... ... and the astonishing nomadic gold found in the hoard at Tillya Tepe, ... Bronze Age site of Tepe Fullol; the Greco-Bactrian city of Aï Khanum, ...