The Coffins of Pakepu

(Friday) (Saturday)

A special viewing of the individual elements of the coffin set of the ‘water pourer on the West of Thebes’, Pakepu. The coffins have recently been the focus of a detailed study into their construction and decoration. Each element will be laid out separately, with members of the research team on hand to answer questions.

Entry will be by timed tickets only. These can be booked in advance through the University of Cambridge online store.

 

Image: The inner coffin of Pakepu, c.680– 664 BC (detail)

The Fitzwilliam Museum
Trumpington Street
CB2 1RB Cambridge
United kingdom
+44 (0)1223 332900
http://www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/calendar/whatson/coffin...

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The Coffins of Pakepu The Fitzwilliam Museum Main address: The Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street CB2 1RB Cambridge, United kingdom The Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street CB2 1RB Cambridge, United kingdom A special viewing of the individual elements of the coffin set of the ‘water pourer on the West of Thebes’, Pakepu. The coffins have recently been the focus of a detailed study into their construction and decoration. Each element will be laid out separately, with members of the research team on hand to answer questions.

Entry will be by timed tickets only. These can be booked in advance through the University of Cambridge online store.

 

Image: The inner coffin of Pakepu, c.680– 664 BC (detail)
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