LECTURE: Brilliant Things for Akhenaten: Glass and Faience at Tell el-Amarna Find us
Date: Saturday, May 2, 2015; 7:00pm
Chapter: North Texas
Presenter: Dr. Paul Nicholson, Cardiff University, United Kingdom
Location: Southern Methodist University, Fondren Science Building (building 32), Room 123, 3215 Daniel (Map of campus & schematic of building)
This lecture is free and open to the public.
Contact chapter through the chapter website for more information and lecture details.
Description: Renowned expert on the production of faience, the most beutiful material ever producted by the ancient Egyptians, Dr. Nicholson will discuss the current research on this fascinating material.
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.