Launching the international collaborative project The Edfu Connection, this meeting highlights the collection of a single hoard of Ptolemaic sealings now held at the Allard Pierson and the Royal Ontario Museums. Short, informal talks and discussions, moderated by Dr Branko van Oppen (APM), will focus on royal iconography and portraiture, numismatics and glyptic art, as well as museum presentation techniques. Confirmed speakers include Dr Dimitris Plantzos (University of Athens), Dr Helmut Kyrieleis (DAI), Catharine Lorber (ANS) and Dr Jeffrey Spier (Getty). Niall Ó hOisín (Nóho) will give a video presentation on multimedia techniques, and Marco Streefkerk (DEN) will lead a workshop on the digitalisation of cultural heritage.
LUGAR/LOCATION/LUOGO: Allard Pierson Museum (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
ORGANIZADOR/ORGANIZER/ORGANIZZATORE: Allard Pierson Museum