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Mounds and the Landscape

Tuesday, January 14, 2020 |
1:00PM - 1:15PM

a group of people listening to a curator talk about greek vases


Moundbuilders - Penn Museum

One artifact. 15 minutes. Endless insight.

Guide Dr. Jason Herrmann, CAAM Teaching Specialist
Topic Mounds and the Landscape

The Penn Museum is home to remarkable objects and their powerful stories. Every day at 1:00 pm, dig into a 15-minute exploration of an extraordinary artifact. Gain deeper insights into its history, cultural context, caretaking, and more while you hear the unique perspectives of archaeologists, anthropologists, scientists, conservators, archivists, and other Museum specialists. After the talk, you are welcome to explore your questions with the presenter.

Part of the Daily Dig Program