Denise Doxey, curator, Ancient Egyptian, Nubian, and Near Eastern Art
Four Mondays, 1–2:30 pm, Sep 21–Oct 19, except Oct 12
Explore the jewelry of ancient Nubia (modern-day northern Sudan) via materials and techniques, along with the religious, social, and political meanings embedded in their spectacular adornments.
To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975; to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.
Tickets must be purchased prior to the start of the first session; individual sessions are not available.
Above: Winged Isis pectoral, Napatan Period, 538-519 B.C. 20.276. Gold. Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.