Late Bronze Age glass

A composite image of ancient artwork showing glass working, a fire pit, and blue glass objects

LECTURE

Late Bronze Age glass

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 Saturday 30 April 2022

 Lecture 11–12pm
Demonstration until 3pm

  Sir Victor Blank Lecture Theatre, Weston Library & University Parks

  Free, booking required

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About the event

Discover the materials and techniques behind the science of glass production in late Bronze Age Egypt and the archaeological evidence – from tombs to shipwrecks – that reveals its history and trade. With Dr Daniela Rosenow (Griffith Institute, University of Oxford) and Dr Victoria Sainsbury (School of Archaeology, University of Oxford).

The lecture will be followed by a demonstration of ancient glass bead working by Dr Anna Hodgkinson in University Parks.

This event accompanies the exhibition Tutankhamun: Excavating the Archive

  Speakers

Dr Daniela Rosenow, Griffith Institute, University of Oxford
Dr Victoria Sainsbury, School of Archaeology, University of Oxford

Acknowledgements

This event is generously supported by The Helen Hamlyn Trust.

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