A study of metals, such as gold and silver, in the ancient world.
Luncheon to follow lecture. Limited seating. Reservations required. Luncheon: $40 per person.
About Programs at the Ancient Art Council
Programs are varied and include such activities as lectures by noted archaeologists, museum curators, and ancient art historians; exclusive tours of the Museum’s permanent collection and special exhibitions; fund-raising events; and travel programs to ancient sites and other museums. Members also receive invitations from related organizations to attend lectures ad exhibition openings. Your annual membership dues and contributions will assist in furthering the Ancient Art collection at the Fine Arts Museums.
March 21, 1999, 6:00 PM - 11:00 AM
All That Glitters: The History of Gold and Silver in the Ancient World
Florence Gould Theater, Legion of Honor
Presented by G. Max Bernheimer, Vice President, Head of Antiquities, Christie's North and South America
Admission: Lecture free to the public