LECTURE: Little Girl Lost and Found: The Mummy and Coffin of An Egyptian Girl Find us
Date: Saturday, July 13, 2013, 7:30pm
Chapter: North Texas
Presenter: Gayle Gibson, Royal Ontario Museum
Location: Southern Methodist University, Fondren Science Building, Room 123.
Map of campus & schematic of building, on website www.arce-ntexas.org.
This lecture is free and open to the public.
Description: A much-loved friend of NT -ARCE, Gayle Gibson,will venture south from Canada during the scorching month of July to bring us a blast of Canadian coolness along with a presentation on a mysterious mummy.
After years in storage at the University of Toronto, a mummy from the Royal Ontario Museum's Egyptian collection returns to the Museum. Gayle Gibson, ROM Educator and Egyptologist,introduces us to this young mummy and describes what we can now learn about her life through research.
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.