Event: AntiquiTEA Talk: The Coffin as Cosmos Find us
Date: Thursday, February 19, 4 pm
Chapter: Georgia (Atlanta)
Speaker: Rachel P. Kreiter, PhD candidate in the Art History Department
Location: Carlos Museum, Reception Hall, Level Three
This event is free and open to the public.
Description: Enjoy afternoon tea and scones as Rachel Kreiter discusses ancient Egyptian conceptualization of the coffin as a representation of the cosmos with deceased at the center.
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.