4 November 2017

4 November 2017

Sat, 04 November 2017

1:30 pm

ARCE: The Surprising Emergence of the Egyptian Book of the Dead at the Beginning of the New Kingdom

Bowers Museum

Talks

Presented by Peter F. Dorman, University of Chicago The ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead is an integral part of the long tradition of...

11:00 am

The Story of Imitation African Amber

Bowers Museum

Talks

Are those beads really plastic? Many vintage "African amber” or "copal amber" are actually made of Bakelite. Dr. Rosanna Falabella will...