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Event: Gurob Harem Palace Project Conference 2012, Liverpool, Sunday 29th July

Gurob Harem Palace Project (GHPP) Fundraising Conference 2012

University of Liverpool, Abercromby Square

Sunday 29 July 2012, 10.00 – 16.30pm

£40 including refreshments. Book now or pay on the door.

Co-organised with the Liverpool Ancient Worlds Summer School.


10.00 The latest news from our 2012 fieldwork – Dr Ian Shaw (Liverpool)

10.45 Recording the 2011-12 looting at Gurob – Anna Hodgkinson (Liverpool)

11.15 Coffee break

11.45 Gleanings from Gurob: Reinvestigation and Redisplay at the Manchester Museum – Dr. Campbell Price (Manchester)

 12.30 Gurob’s trade with the Aegean – Dr Valentina Gasperini (Bologna)

13.00 Lunch

13.45 Faience bowls and amulets at Gurob – Dr Tine Bagh (Copenhagen)

14.15 Culture of beauty in an Egyptian palace – Dr Ole Herslund (Copenhagen)

14.45 The mystery deepens – Sadiamu’s swimming girl spoon – Jan Picton (UCL)

15.15 Tea break

15.30 Object handling session – studying Gurob-related objects from the Garstang Museum

More about the GHPP can be found here.

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