British Museum

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British Museum

n
(Placename) a museum in London, founded in 1753: contains one of the world's richest collections of antiquities and (until 1997) most of the British Library
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British Museum London Museums & Art Galleries, 6,695,213 2.
Drawing on the combined holdings of the British Museum London, the Musee du Louvre, the Reunion des Musees Nationaux, Paris, and the Vorderasiatisches Museum, Berlin, the exhibition, which took two years to organise, explores the continuing dialogue between the Babylon of our imagination and the historic evidence for one of the great cities of antiquity at the moment of its climax and eclipse.

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