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Extraordinary exhibition about Trebenishte


“100 Years of Trebenishte” is an exhibition dedicated to an excavations at the archaeological site near Ohrid, to mark 100 years since the accidental discovery of the Trebenishte site near Ohrid on March 20, 1918. The exhibition was open at the Archaeological Museum of Macedonia at the beginning of March and it will run through late August.

More than 400 bronze, silver, gold, ceramic, amber, and glass items are shown, and the exhibit features also the golden masks discovered at the Trebenishte necropolis dating from the sixth-fifth century B.C. The artifacts are described in detail in the 408-page exhibition catalog published by the Museum including 26 expert scientific articles by contributors from Macedonia, Bulgaria, Serbia, the Czech Republic and Germany.

The 100 Years of Trebenishte project is a collaboration between Archaeological Museum of Macedonia; Ohrid’s Institute for Protection of Monuments of Culture and Museum; Serbia’s National Museum, and Bulgaria’s National Archaeological Museum. After Skopje, the exhibit will travel to Sofia and Belgrade.

Official web site: https://www.trebenishte.com/