"Nomads and Networks: The Ancient Art and Culture of Kazakhstan"

Photograph: Courtesy Central State Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Almaty
Plaque of Standing Argali
Institute for the Study of the Ancient World , Upper East Side Saturday May 12 2012 11:00 - 18:00
Learn about the advanced nomadic Iron Age cultures of Kazakhstan’s Altai and Tianshan Mountain regions. The exhibit’s more than 250 artifacts include bronze offering stands, gold jewelry and smoking pipes that date from the 8th to 1st centuries B.C. Free guided tours are offered Fridays at 6pm.
Venue name: Institute for the Study of the Ancient World
Address: 15 E 84th St
New York

Cross street: between Fifth and Madison Aves
Opening hours: Tue–Thu, Sat, Sun 11am–6pm; Fri 11am–8pm
Transport: Subway: 4, 5, 6 to 86th St