Friends of the Petrie Museum Seminar Programme 2012-13

These hands-on seminars using objects from the collection take place from 6-7.30pm in the Petrie Museum. They are open only to members of the Friends, and because of space restrictions attendance is limited to 8-10 places which are allocated in advance by ballot.
For further information please contact the secretary: janpicton@ijnet.demon.co.uk


24 October 2012
Wolfram Grajetzki,  From India, Mesopotamia and the Peleponnes to Egypt, traded objects in the Petrie Museum

28 November 2012
John J Johnston,  The paraphernalia of death: mortuary objects in the Petrie Museum

12 December 2012
Stephen Quirke,  Tracing the excavator: Petrie to Arkell to today

16 January 2013
Jan Picton,  ‘Consider the lily...’ faience chalices and bowls in the Petrie

13 February 2013
Massimiliano Pinarello,  Implements for writing practice: technology for the mind

5 March 2013
Carolyn Perry,  Daily life in Medieval Egypt

24 April 2013
Frances Welsh,  Stones of Meroe

22 May 2013
Lucia Gahlin,  What do the objects tell us about religious belief at Amarna?

19 June 2013
Daniela Rosenow,  Twilight of Pharaonic Egypt: Late Period objects in the Petrie


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