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FREE LECTURE

New Evidence on Cultural Exchange between the Roman and Indic Worlds: The Discovery of the Second-Century BCE Shipwreck at Godavaya, Sri Lanka

Free with Museum admission

Osmund Bopearachchi, Director of Research, French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), Paris

Annual Lecture on South and Southeast Asian Art

Explore how a shipwreck recently found near an ancient site in Sri Lanka has revolutionized our understanding of maritime trade history and the circulation of luxury goods in South Asia, particularly between India and Sri Lanka.

This lecture is made possible by the generous support of Jeff Soref and Paul Lombardi, Jeff Soref Fund of the Stonewall Community Foundation.

Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers.   Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers.

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