Record Number : 38693 of 13452

Title : Muzeul naţional de istorie a Romāniei

Description :
This is the website of the National History Museum of Romania, a complex page which reflects the holdings and the activities of this institution based in Bucharest. The section dedicated to the collections of the museum comprises subsection devoted to the historical period according to which they are organised: prehistory; lapidarium; a copy of Trajan's column; ancient history; the Middle Ages; modern and contemporary history; the treasure, where objects made of precious metals are kept in a specially protected vault; and numismatics. Images with he most interesting and valuable items in these collections are posted on the site and can be viewed in large JPEG files. Museum staff is involved in research as well, and the site introduces the various archaeological sites and research projects conducted by the museum. The section on the publications holds online versions of books and doctoral theses, as well as the journals: "Cercetări numismatice", "Cercetări arheologice" and "Muzeul Naţional". The temporary exhibitions and events are introduced on the site. This is a web page rich in information and a useful tool for anyone interested in prehistoric archaeology, medieval archaeology and Romanian history.

URL : http://www.mnir.ro/ro/Default.aspx

Uncontrolled Keywords : neolithic; eneolithic; archaeological sites; Roman archaeology; Hamangia culture; prehistoric art; Roman art; numismatics; Romanian coins

Controlled Keywords : Muzeul Naţional de Istorie a Romāniei; Bucharest; Romania

Language : rum;

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