Thursday 11th May, 10am and 11.30am (limited to 10 per group; please state the preferred session in ‘order notes’ at check-out)
Friderike Voigt, Senior Curator Middle East & South Asia
Venue: national Museum Collections Centre, Granton
Directions: Bus routed 8, 16, 32; stop Royston Mains street
An oppurtunity to look behind the scenes in the vast stores of the National Museum Collection Centre. We will study a selection of Ottoman Turkish ceramics, textiles and metalwork items from NMS’s reserve collection. friderike will show and talk about Ottoman treasures including Iznik ceramics and a rare 17th century ‘Lotto’ carpet, so-called after a renaissance painter Lorenzo Lotto.
Entry: £10 (limited to 10 tickets per group; please state the preffered session in ‘order notes’ at check-out)
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