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Gallery Talk: Reading Egyptian Art

February 8, 2018
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 a work of art from storage for a pop-up discussion of the wonderful interplay between word and image in ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs.

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Egypt, Wall Fragment from the Tomb of Amenemhet and His Wife Hemet, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12 (1976-1794 BC). Museum Purchase Fund.