Egyptian ‘Fake or Find?’ workshop, Friday 7th June 2013

shabti_fake‘FAKE or FIND?’ WORKSHOP

2-3pm, Friday 7th June 2013.

Collections Study Centre

Join Campbell Price, Curator of Egypt and the Sudan, and find out how to tell Egyptian treasure from tourist tat!

What tell-tale signs distinguish a genuinely ancient piece from a modern imitation?

Using examples of both genuine and fake from the collection, Campbell will show some of the tricks of the trade.

A great chance to bring along any Egyptian items you would like to be identified.

Entry is FREE, but booking is essential as places are limited. Email museum@manchester.ac.uk to book.

Find out more here.

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One response to “Egyptian ‘Fake or Find?’ workshop, Friday 7th June 2013

  1. So wish I couod be at this as I have been stung with fakes when I could afford to buy artifacts Birmingham is a bit to far unfortunately Chris

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