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Sicily: Culture and Conquest

British Museum, London

NOW CLOSED

This exhibition tells Sicily’s fascinating stories – from the arrival of the Greeks and their encounters with the Phoenicians and other settlers, to the extraordinary period of enlightenment under Norman rule in the 11th to 13th centuries. Read more.

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(c.500 BC), Unknown.

Terracotta altar with three women (c.500 BC), Unknown. Image courtesy of Regione Siciliana.

(1250-1300), Unknown.

Enamel peacock decoration (1250-1300), Unknown. Image courtesy of The Trustees of the British Museum

(c.470 BC), Unknown.

Marble statue of a warrior (c.470 BC), Unknown. Image courtesy of Regione Siciliana

(c.500 BC), Unknown.

Gorgon Antefix (c.500 BC), Unknown. Image courtesy of Regione Siciliana

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