Ancient Middle East art and identity showcased at New York museum

Cultures collide at the latest exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, which focuses on the Middle East nearly 2,000 years ago.

    A new exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York is looking at the Middle East, going back as far as 2,000 years.

    Called the World Between Empires, it's not just about ancient deities but the exhibition also offers a glimpse into ordinary life around the region.

    Al Jazeera's Heidi Zhou Castro reports.


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