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Exhibitions/ Jerusalem 1000–1400: Every People Under Heaven/ Voices of Jerusalem

Jerusalem 1000–1400: Every People Under Heaven

At The Met Fifth Avenue
September 26, 2016–January 8, 2017

Voices of Jerusalem

A Textile Merchant in the Old City


A Scholar in Search of the City's Hidden Archives


A Writer Inspired by the Absent Temple


A Host to Pilgrims and Travelers in the Holy City


A Priest on Managing Access to the Holy Sepulchre


A Conservator on Preserving Islamic Heritage


A Friar on Artistic Patronage in the Old City


A Construction Manager on Maintaining the City's Ancient Roads


An Architect on Repairing the City's Ancient Churches


A Professor on the Intellectual Life of the Aqsa Mosque


Al-Qazwini (1202–1283). "The Archangel Israfil," from 'Aja'ib al-Makhluqat (The Wonders of Creation and Oddities of Existence), late 14th–early 15th century. Egypt or Syria. Opaque watercolor and ink on paper. British Museum, London. © The Trustees of the British Museum