Unboxing, museum-style: new acquisitions at MOCA

Unboxing, museum-style: new acquisitions at MOCA

Unboxing, museum-style: new acquisitions at MOCA
Friday 24 September 2021 to Tuesday 28 September 2021
Friday 24 September 2021 to Tuesday 28 September 2021
  • Image of acquisitions being unboxed
Open to: 
Alumni and guests
Theme: 
Art and culture, Humanities, Museums and collections, Virtual tours

What's new at the Museum of Classical Archaeology? From a Cypriot juglet to a miniature vase, Roman jewellery to two very special Bronze Age loom weights: join Curator Dr Susanne Turner as she unboxes new acquisitions once used by the Derbyshire Schools Library Service as a handling collection for children. 

This session has been pre-recorded and will be available for the duration of the Alumni Festival, there is no booking required. The pre-recorded video will be available here from Friday 24 September at 9am.

Speakers

Dr Susanne Turner

Image of Susanne Turner

Dr Susanne Turner has a background in researching classical sculpture - and now looks after a collection of nineteenth-century replicas of Greek and Roman statues. 

Contact

Events Team
Email: 
festival@alumni.cam.ac.uk