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Ancient Egyptian Art for the Afterlife

Ancient Egyptian Art for the Afterlife

Mint Museum RANDOLPH Jul 15 2005-Dec 4 2005   /  The collection consists of Pre-Dynastic ceramics and stone, Old Kingdom, and Ptolemaic Period funerary sculpture, stelae, and coffin boards.

Exhibition Highlights

About The Exhibition

This exhibition is drawn from the private collection of a local Charlotte resident. The collection consists of Pre-Dynastic (4000-3000 BC) ceramics and stone, Old Kingdom (3000 ñ 2100 BC), and Ptolemaic Period (200-300 BC) funerary sculpture, stelae, and coffin boards. The accompanying publication will place the works in context, providing an overview of Ancient Egyptian history and the purpose of funerary art. Approximately 50 items will be featured.