Commercial Union House, 39 Pilgrim St, Newcastle, NE1 6QE. Saturday 15th March.
2.00 – Tea and coffees are available on the Third floor of CUH for £1.
2.20 – Talk starts
4.00 – Finish
Dr Violaine Chauvet (Lecturer in Egyptology, University of Liverpool) will be talking about ‘Aspects of Tomb Decoration in the Old Kingdom’.
Violaine is an expert in Old Kingdom tomb decoration and iconography. She will be explaining ‘how to read’ an Old Kingdom tomb as well as developments in the decoration and meaning of mastabas at places such as Saqqara.
This meeting is in collaboration with the Joseph Cowan Lifelong Learning Centre CIC.
See their website at http://www.weareexplore.org.u/ for information on their Spring programme etc.
NEAES Members and JCLLC Explore members are free. Visitors £5, concs. £3.