Odemis Museum Izmir
The museum design is in a tent form and has a basement and first floor, and a single hall.
On display are archaeological and ethnographical objects and coins that date from Old Bronze Age (3,000 BC), Archaic (700-480 BC), Classic (480-330 BC), Hellenistic (330-30 BC), Roman (30 BC-395 AD) and Byzantine (395-1453 AD). There are ceramics, idols, blades, axes, lamps, bronze and glass pieces, ornaments, earthenware statues, marble statues and over 2,500 coins from Hellenistic, Roman, Byzantine, Seljuk and Ottoman eras.
Ethnographic objects include different weaponry, copper and silver items, glass pieces and ornaments, embroideries and costume pieces mainly from the Ottoman period, and other examples of handicrafts from the Republican period of Turkey.
There are over 4,400 items on display at the museum.
Agora of Smyrna Izmir
Izmir Area Photos
Historic Izmir Photo Gallery
Turkey Property For Sale
Turkish Food Recipes
Tomato Soup with Cream - Soup
Cumin Kofte - Red Meat Courses
Chicken with Walnuts or Cerkez Chicken - Other Mezes
Rice with Vegetables - Rice & Pasta Dishes
Aubergine & Beef Moussaka - Red Meat Courses
Courgette Stuffed with Beef - Red Meat Courses