President Bush Sr. Acknowledges Cyrus Cylinder in Houston

We are honored to receive a letter from the 41st president of the United States, George H.W. Bush on the occasion of the arrival of the Cyrus Cylinder in Houston. The letter was sent to the Museum of Fine Arts Houston and was announced during the opening dinner by Gary Tinterow, Director of the MFAH. In the letter, president Bush and his wife Barbara thank the British Museum and the Iran Heritage Foundation, and send greetings to Ambassador and Mrs. Ansary who were the leading supporters of the Houston exhibition as well the guests of the opening event.

Letter from President George H.W. Bush recognizing the Cyrus Cylinder and its arrival in Houston.

Letter from President George H.W. Bush recognizing the Cyrus Cylinder and its arrival in Houston.