This online event is via Zoom. Details below.

Booking is required


  • Dr Shailendra Bhandare, Senior Asst Keeper, South Asian and Oriental Numismatics, Ashmolean
  • Matthew Winterbottom, Curator of Sculpture and Decorative Arts, Ashmolean
  • Liam McNamara, Lisa and Bernard Selz Curator for Ancient Egypt and Sudan, Ashmolean, and Director of the Griffith Institute
  • Dr Simon Glenn, Research Fellow on the OXUS-INDUS, Ashmolean
  • Shreya Gupta Doctoral researcher, Ashmolean

Our speakers present a collection of histories, past projects and initiatives at the Museum or University based on objects and individuals associated with their research and collections expertise.

Their talks aim to  provide alternative insights and narratives, together with the techniques of investigation and collaborations within University and other Higher Education Institutions.

Ancient Egyptian 'Macgregor man' bronze statue, c. 5300 - 3300 BCE, stands 39.5cm tall

Ancient Egyptian 'Macgregor man' basalt statue, c. 3500 BCE

Demetrius I coin front and back

Demetrius I coin front and back


This event is online only via Zoom. Tickets are £8.


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