Birgitta Hoffmann and Joanne Backhouse
Jewellery in the ancient world was worn by both the living and the dead. It was highly decorative, but much of it was also protective , curative, honorific and regenerative, acting as amulets in this world and the next.
Focusing on ancient Egpyt and Rome this dayschool will examine the form and function of these works of art. The materials and techniques used to create these masterpieces will also be considered, in terms of symbolism, acquisition and manufacture.
Dayschool: Saturday, 1 June 2019 Time: 10.30-16.30
Cross Street Chapel
Manchester M2 1NL
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