New on-line exhibition "Macedonian Ethnographic Collection"
Macedonian Ethnographic Collection exhibition shows articles collected under Macedonian Historic and Ethnographic Expedition of the Petersburg Academy of Sciences, 1900. The expedition was headed by Nikodim Pavlovich Kondakov - distinguished historian of Byzantium and Old Russian art. The "first-hand" collector was Petr Alekseevich Lavrov - prominent Slavonic scholar, philologist, expert in old Slavic literature. The exhibition is also dedicated to the history of the development of the holdings of the Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (Kunstkamera).