Being one of the significant centers of the Near East Bronze Age, ancient Alalakh is known as a cosmopolitan capital from which outstanding data on Anatolia, Near East and East Mediterranean Bronze Age (2000-1300 BC) is unearthed.
The exhibition presents the photos from Woolley’s excavations in 1936-1939 and 1946-1949 with the courtesy of Institute of Archaeology, University College London, alongside with photos from current Koç University excavations directed by Aslıhan Yener. Sponsored by Koç University and directed by K. Aslıhan Yener since 2003, the Tell Atchana, ancient Alalakh excavation is considered one of the most encompassing scientific archaeological excavations in Turkey.
A book titled The Forgotten Kingdom, Archaeology and Photography at Ancient Alalakh by Koç University Press containing essays and a catalogue of photographs accompanies the exhibition.
The Forgotten Kingdom
``Unutulmuş Krallık, Antik Alalah'ta Arkeoloji ve Fotoğraf`` sergisinde yer alan video, Tell Aççana, antik Alalah kentinin havadan görüntülerini içeriyor.
The video on display at ``The Forgotten Kingdom, Archaeology and Photography at Ancient Alalakh`` presents aerial views from Tell Atchana, ancient Alalakh.