2013

On 06 June 2013 at 15:00

A promise of Life-Bronze mirrors of Ancient Egypt

Dr. Claire Derriks

Mirrors are the most fascinating  personal items in Egyptian art. Their reasons for being, beyond the areas of appearance and beauty to which these objects are linked at first, encompass much wider symbolic fields. This paper explores the archaeological context, but also the rituals that situate these mirrors in the heart of the beliefs of the Egyptians.

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Cercle de Lorraine

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On 06 June 2013 at 15:00

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Dr. Claire Derriks

Egyptologist, President of International Committee for Egyptology (CIPEG) of the International Council of Museums, she is also Curator Emeritus of Musée Royal de Mariemont and  Professor at Royal Institute of History of Art in Brussels.

 

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