Allard Pierson Museum facts for kids
The Allard Pierson Museum is a archaeological museum in Amsterdam. The museum was founded in 1934. It is part of the University of Amsterdam. Since 1976 it has been located the building of the former Dutch bank.
The Allard Pierson Museum is named after Allard Pierson (1831-1896). He was the first professor of archaeology at the University of Amsterdam.
Images for kids
Etrurian statuette of a tightly wrapped baby, possibly consecrated to the gods to avert children's diseases. 3rd–2nd century BC
Osiris on a sarcophagus lid, Egypt, 2nd century AD
Girls playing. Pottery, Corinth, circa 300 BC
In Spanish: Museo Allard Pierson para niños
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