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Conference: Ancient Egyptian Coffins – Past, Present, Future
April 7, 2016 - April 9, 2016Price Varies
The Fitzwilliam Museum, University of Cambridge is pleased to announce a conference on ancient Egyptian coffins, to be held at the Judge Business School from 7–9 April 2016. The themes of the conference focus on three areas:
• Past: the development of coffins in antiquity, including technological, iconographic and text-based studies
• Present: the post-antiquity history of coffins
• Future: developments in the technical examination and analysis of coffins
The conference will coincide with the exhibition Death on the Nile: Uncovering the Afterlife of Ancient Egypt, which forms part of the Museum’s bicentenary celebrations…
Please submit abstracts for papers and posters to firstname.lastname@example.org by 11 December 2015.
For more information, please see the conference information sheet and registration form: Click Here