Sunday at the Met: Navigating the Mediterranean

Discover how Phoenician sailors built a trading network spanning the entire Mediterranean.

Welcome and Introduction:
Joan Aruz, Curator in Charge, Department of Ancient Near Eastern Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Lectures:
"Foreign Exchange: Phoenician Maritime Trade in the Western Mediterranean"
Mark Polzer, Research Associate, Institute of Nautical Archaeology, College Station, Texas 

"Recreating an Ancient Phoenician Voyage"
Philip Beale, Expedition Leader, The Phoenician Ship Expedition 

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Assyria to Iberia at the Dawn of the Classical Age, on view September 22, 2014–January 4, 2015.

Recorded October 5, 2014

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