University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

The Daily Dig: Etruscan Belt Depicting Halley’s Comet


Date
Thursday 13 December 2018
Time
1:00PM - 1:15PM
Location
Etruscan Gallery - Penn Museum
Category

Objects in Collection

One artifact. 15 minutes. Endless insight.

Guide Dr. Jean Turfa, Research Associate
Gallery Etruscan Gallery
Object Etruscan Belt Depicting Halley’s Comet

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.

Free with Museum admission.



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