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Guided tour of Roman funerary art

From: Linsly Boyer <linsly.boyeryoung<-at->
Date: Monday, December 16, 2013
Guided Tour of Roman Funerary Art
Metropolitan Museum of Art
January 17, 2014

The New York Chapter of the Association for Gravestone Studies has
arranged a guided tour of Roman Funerary Art at the Metropolitan
Museum of Art, led jointly by a curator and a conservator. Please
join us for this rare opportunity to learn about funerary objects in
the collection.

The tour will be led by Christopher Lightfoot, Curator, Department
of Greek and Roman Art, and De Abramitis, Conservator, The Sherman
Fairchild Center for Objects Conservation.

The tour will take place on Friday January 17, 2014, at 6 pm.
Although the tour is currently at capacity, any interested parties
will be placed onto a waiting list for the event. RSVP to

Please arrive at 5.45 to purchase tickets for the tour ($20 per
adult, $13.50 per senior; cash only). The fee includes admission to
the museum (open until 9 pm) following the tour. The Metropolitan
Museum is located at 1000 Fifth Avenue (at 82nd Street), New York,
NY 10028. See


for directions to the museum.

To learn more about The Association for Gravestone Studies, go to




Linsly Boyer Young
Art Conservation Group
Brooklyn Navy Yard

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