LECTURE: Recent excavations at the site of Malkata, the boyhood home of Tutankhamen Find us
Date: Monay, March 18, 2014, 7:30pm
Chapter: Georgia (Atlanta)
Speaker: Dr. Peter Lacovara, Senior Curator of Egyptian, Nubian, and Near Eastern Art
Location: Carlos Museum, Reception Hall, 3rd Floor
This lecture is free and open to the public.
Description: Recent years have experienced a closer examination of Tutankhamen’s environment and era. Peter will update us on the work being done at Malkata.
INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF MUSEUMS
The International Council of Museums, in an effort to fight against illicit traffic in cultural goods, compiles the Emergency Red List of Egyptian Cultural Objects at Risk. This list aims to help art and heritage professionals and law enforcement officials identify Egyptian objects that are protected by national and international legislations. View the Red List for Egypt.