Repaired Sculptures Exhibited in Afghanistan

An ancient sculptures, pottery and bowls is displayed in The National Museum of Afghanistan. The sculptures, which had been destroyed by Islamists during the Taliban regime, were repaired after the collapse of the hardliners in 2001. Portions of the collection have been exhibited in seven countries.

The National Museum of Afghanistan, also known as the Afghan National Museum or the Kabul Museum, is a two-story building located 9 km southwest of the centre of Kabul City in Afghanistan.

Many treasures of ivory are stored in the museum, as are antiquities from Kushan, early Buddhism, and early Islam.