Spying on the Past Exhibition, Peabody Museum
Spying on the Past Exhibition, Peabody Museum

Exhibit acknowledgements are as of the original publication and exhibition date.



Spying on the Past was created in part by students of Anthropology 97X, the Harvard University Archaeology sophomore tutorial, taught by Professor Jason Ur in the spring of 2010.

Course Instructor

Jason Ur—Associate Professor, Harvard Department of Anthropology

Contributing Students:

Mesopotamia from the Sky

Holly Furman
Marissa Glynias
Tia Ray
John Sigmier
Alethia Williams

Assyria from Space

Andrew Hamm
Jordan Osborn
Ruth Pimentel
Sasha Rohret

Revealing the Invisible

Adrian Chase
Katherine Pelletier
Zenab Tavakoli

Capturing a Kingdom

Ari Caramanica
Adam Stack

Curatorial Advisor

Ilisa Barbash—Associate Curator of Visual Anthropology, Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology

With Appreciation For Their Contributions

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology

William Fash—William and Muriel Seabury Howells Director
Jeffrey Quilter—Deputy Director of Curatorial Affairs

The British Museum

John Curtis
Rebecca Perry

Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, Harvard University

Matthew Nicholson
George Planansky
Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum
Brian Mullen

Special Thanks

Karim Alizadeh
Gulcin Cribb
Tom Cribb
Guido Guarducci
Georg Gerster
Joan Oates
Richard Tapper