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Gallery Talk: Egyptian Art for the Afterlife

March 20, 2018
12:00PM1:00PM
Meet in Griffin Court
Free with museum admission

Elizabeth McIlvaine assistant curator Ashley Arico, museum educator Lucas Livingston, and Ancient and Byzantine Art department technician Eric Warner bring out ancient Egyptian art from storage for a pop-up discussion of beauty and function in Egyptian funerary art.


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Egypt. Canopic Jar of Amunhotep, Overseer of Builders of Amun, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (about 1550–1292 B.C.). Gift of Henry H. Getty, Charles L. Hutchinson, and Norman W. Harris.