University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

Dig Science! Investigating Everyday Lives: The Science of Baking


Date
Wednesday 01 May 2019
Time
1:00PM - 1:15PM
Location
Canaan and Ancient Israel - Penn Museum
Category

Objects in Collection

One artifact. 15 minutes. Endless insight.

Title
Dig Science! Investigating Everyday Lives: The Science of Baking
Guide Chantel White, CAAM Teaching Specialist for Archaeobotany
Gallery Canaan and Ancient Israel
Object Basalt Quern

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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