GUIDED VISITS TO THE EGYPTIAN COLLECTION
In the month of November on Saturdays (5th, 12th, 19th, 26th) the National Archeological Museum of Naples offers the visitors with admission ticket free guided visits to the Egyptian Collection.
Visiting hours: 10.00 a.m and 12.00 a.m. (duration: 1 hour).
It is possible to make a reservation dialing the number 0814422149
“The ancient Egypt at the MANN”
A series of lectures that will illustrate the interesting novelties emerged from the accurate revision of the history of the collection and its materials carried out for each section of the exhibition during the new organization works.
Each of the exhibition curators will present the new results of his own discoveries. Moreover, one of the appointments will illustrate the difficult work of restoration of fabrics and organic relics of the collection. After each lecture, there will be a guided visit to the section related to the presentation.
ON OCTOBER 29th, 2016 at 4.30 p.m.
“The Egyptian collection of the MANN: news about the exhibition and “rediscovered” sculptures” by Rosanna Pirelli
ON NOVEMBER 5th, 2016 at 4.30 p.m.
“We opened their sarcophaguses and their coffins…”: new episodes about the Egyptology collecting and the history of the Egyptian collection of the MANN by Rita Di Maria e Massimiliana Pozzi Battaglia
ON NOVEMBER 12th, 2016 at 4.30 p.m.
“…and we found this noble mummy”: new stories of ancient sarcophaguses and modern mummies of the Egyptian collection of the MANN by Stefania Mainieri
ON NOVEMBER 19th, 2016 at 4.30 p.m.
“Disiecta membra” and microhistory: novelties related to funerary relics of the Egyptian section of the MANN by Federico Poole
ON NOVEMBER 26th, 2016 at 4.30 p.m.
Restoration of antiquities and the “idea” of antiquity: approaches and critical state of the mummy collection of the MANN by Cinzia Oliva
ON DECEMBER 3rd, 2016 at 4.30 p.m.
“Holy images and apotropaic stelae of the Egyptian Collection of the MANN: novelties and new interpretations” by Ilaria Incordino
ON DECEMBER 10th, 2016 at 4.30 p.m.
“Egypt and the ancient Mediterranean Sea: a new study carried out through the collections of the MANN” by Caterina Cozzolino