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Istanbul Arkeoloji Muzeleri

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

Istanbul Arkeoloji Muzeleri

Parallel form(s) of name

  • İstanbul Arkeoloji Müzeleri
  • Istanbul Archaeological Museums
  • Archaeological Museums of Istanbul

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Description area

Dates of existence

1869-present

History

"The İstanbul Archaeological Museums was founded in 1869 as the Imperial Museum (Müze-i Hümayun). The Imperial Museum, which consisted of archaeological artifacts collected until then and exhibited in the Hagia Irene (Aya İrini) church, laid the foundations of the İstanbul Archaeological Museums..." -http://www.istanbularkeoloji.gov.tr/history

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Control area

Description identifier

US LCNAF n 82137186

Institution identifier

DDO-ICFA

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAAR (CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families

Status

Draft

Level of detail

Minimal

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

This record was revised by Beth Bayley on November 26, 2013

Language(s)

  • English

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