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Subject: Fellowship at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Fellowship at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

From: Pamela Hatchfield <phatchfield>
Date: Thursday, August 17, 2000
Kress Fellowship
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston is offering a Kress Fellowship in
Objects Conservation for a twelve-month period beginning in the fall
of 2000.

The primary objective of the Fellowship is to examine and treat
copper alloy artifacts from Chanhu Daro in the Indus Valley,
Harappan civilization (c.2500-1900 BCE).  The project includes
research into alloy composition and the manufacturing methods used
in the fabrication of these artifacts. Opportunities will also be
presented to work on additional projects in the objects conservation
laboratory.  The Fellow will work primarily with Pamela Hatchfield,
Head of Objects Conservation, and Richard Newman, Head of Scientific

The stipend offered is $25,000, with a generous benefits and travel

Interested applicants should send a letter of interest, resume, and
two letters of recommendation to:

    Pamela Hatchfield
    Head of Objects Conservation
    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
    465 Huntington Avenue
    Boston, MA 02115
    Fax: 617-369-3702
    phatchfield [at] mfa__org

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