University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

The Daily Dig - The Pennsylvania Declaration: Pioneering the Protection of Cultural Property

Sunday 19 May 2019
1:00PM - 1:15PM
Pepper Hall - Penn Museum

Objects in Collection

One artifact. 15 minutes. Endless insight.

Title Sharing the Human Experience: Penn’s Role in Understanding People and the Past
Guide Dr. Brian Rose, Curator-in-Charge, Mediterranean Section
Gallery Pepper Hall
Object Law Code of Hammurabi

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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