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Finding Imhotep: The Coffins of a Ptolemaic Priest

Saturday, December 07, 2019 |
3:30PM - ET

This is a virtual event.
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Virtual Event - Room 345 - Penn Museum


Dr. Janice Kamirin, Associate Curator, Metropolitan Museum of Art

This lecture explores the discovery of the “lost” coffins of a Priest of Horus named Imhotep, whose elegant funerary papyri grace the Ptolemaic galleries at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. Presented by ARCE-PA.

Admission (no advance tickets): $10; $7 for Penn Museum members and PennCard holders; $5 for students with ID; free for ARCE-PA members and children under 12. For Addition Information, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.