The Daily Dig - Sara Yorke Stevenson: The First Female Egyptologist
- Thursday 16 May 2019
- 1:00PM - 1:15PM
- Ancient Egypt: From Discovery to Display - Penn Museum
One artifact. 15 minutes. Endless insight.
|Title||Sharing the Human Experience: Penn’s Role in Understanding People and the Past||Guide||Dr. Jen Wegner, Associate Curator, Egyptian Section|
|Gallery||Ancient Egypt: From Discovery to Display|
|Object||Statue of a Woman from Dendereh|
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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