Forthcoming events

Study day - Ancient Egypt in Artefacts: Unexpected Highlights from Manchester Museum

The next study day will be ‘Ancient Egypt in Artefacts: Unexpected Highlights from Manchester Museum’ and will take place on Saturday 11 February 2017 at The Manchester Museum.

The cost of the day is £30 (lunch is not included but tea/coffee is).

To register and pay for the event, please use our online store.


09:15  Registration: tea/coffee

09:45  Welcome and Introduction

10:00  A Predynastic hippopotamus bowlJoyce Tyldesley

10.15  First Intermediate Period Dendera FragmentsGlenn Godenho

11.00  A fragment of the cult of Amenemhat IIICampbell Price


11.45  A Middle Kingdom oyster shellTaneash Sidpura

12.30  A New Kingdom mummy maskCampbell Price

12.45  LUNCH (please make own arrangements)

13.45  A Middle Kingdom burial assemblage from the RamesseumRoger Forshaw

14:30  New Kingdom Faience throw sticks from Serabit-el-KhadimNicky Nielsen


15.45  A New Kingdom faience bowl with ducks - Joyce Tyldesley

16.00  A 22nd Dynasty baboon statue of Iuwlot - Campbell Price

16.15  A Christian St Menas flask - Joyce Tyldesley

16.30  Conclusion

Download a PDF of the programme and handout.