The Cults of Zeus

Oil lamp, 1st–2nd century, terracotta. Istanbul Archaeological Museums, inv. 6189 (PT).

Zeus Alsenos The cult of Zeus Alsenos is particular to the Phrygia region. The votive steles that the Istanbul Archaeological Museums acquired under the epithet of Alsenos were generally discovered …

Giacometti: Early Works

Pera Museum hosts the first major exhibition of sculptor and painter Alberto Giacometti in Turkey, taking a retrospective approach. Organized in collaboration with the Giacometti Foundation, Paris, the exhibition explores …

The Quadrant

An Early Computer First encountered in the Middle Ages, devices such as usturlap (astrolabe), rubu tahtası (quadrant), and qibla-numa were born out of the need to determine time and the …

(Turkish) Duman

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