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Tens of thousands of archaeological sites are scattered throughout Iraq. War could put the archaeologically important cities and sites identified on this map at risk.

Art collectors say Iraq's best-known treasures come from the city of Ur, 235 miles south of Baghdad. Click here to see some of the riches on display in "Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur," from the University of Pennsylvania Musuem's collection.