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The Daily Dig


Friday, January 17, 2020 |
1:00PM - 1:15PM

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


Middle East Galleries - Penn Museum

One artifact. 15 minutes. Endless insight.

Guide Mark Van Horn, Penn PhD Student
Topic Ironworking

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