Event for members of Ashmolean Museum
Event: DJED: THE ART OF MUMMIFICATION
Organizer: ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM
Speakers: Dr Bob Loynes
Tickets: £7 (concessions may apply)
Date: Sep 15th 4:30pm UK Time. Equivalent times:
Americas - PT: Sep 15th 8:30am | ET: Sep 15th 11:30am.
Europe - UK: Sep 15th 4:30pm | CET: Sep 15th 5:30pm.
APAC - CST/HKT/SGT: Sep 15th 11:30pm | AET: Sep 16th 1:30am.
"Why did the Ancient Egyptians mummify their dead, and how did they do it? Modern technology can help answer these questions and Dr Bob Loynes will help us look inside the case, not only at the people who were buried, but also at the at the extraordinary artefacts buried with them, that are revealed by sophisticated medical imaging. There will also be an opportunity to visit the Ancient Egypt Galleries to look at the mummy of Djed, beautifully displayed in his case..."
Click here to view full details and book: https://www.ashmolean.org/event/djed-the-art-of-mummification
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