Sunday afternoon lecture 18 November: Tutankhamun's wardrobe

During this Sunday afternoon lecture, Dr Gillian Vogelsang-Eastwood, director TRC and the author of various books on ancient Egyptian clothing, will discuss the largest group of objects found in the 1920s in the tomb of the Egyptian pharaoh, Tutankhamun, namely the clothes and textiles. The lecture will focus on some of the most spectacular of the garments, namely the embroidered clothes, such as the imitation leopard skin fto be worn by a priest and various decorated garments that have a clearly non-Egyptian origin. Gillian Vogelsang will also show relevant replicas of the various garments.

Date: 18th November 2018. Time: 14.00 - 15.30. Venue: TRC, Hogewoerd 164, 2311 HW Leiden. Entrance: 5 euro. Language: Dutch.

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Opening times: Monday to Thursday: 10.00-16.00 hrs, other days by appointment.

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