‘From Amulets to Golden Flies: Understanding Egyptian Jewellery’
Saturday 14th February, 2015
Kanaris Lecture Theatre, Manchester Museum, Oxford Road
Presented by Egyptology Online in association with The Manchester Museum and the KNH Centre.
|9.45||Welcome and Introduction|
|10.00||5000 Years of Wonderful Things: Egyptian Jewellery Past and Present
|10.45||Amuletic Jewellery: Healing and Protection
|11.45||Jewellery from Riqqeh Tomb 124: Forms and Functions
|12.30||The Curious Case of Ahhotep: a Warrior Queen or a Fondness for Flies?
|1.00||LUNCH (please make own arrangements)|
|2.00||Bead Materials, Shapes and Manufacturing Methods
|3.30||Going for Gold: The Riches, Power and Influence of the Meroitic Rulers
For details of fees, and to book this event, please visit the Egyptology Online website