Friday, May 30, 2014
| 6 pm
Free. No reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk.
Examine works in the Museum’s ancient collection and see how artists help us know details about everyday people who lived thousands of years ago.
Join a Museum docent for a casual, in-depth exploration of a single work of art.
Egyptian, False Door of Ni-ankh-Snefru (Called Fefi), circa 2321–2278 B.C.E., white limestone with traces of paint. H. 63 1/2 x W. 44 1/2 x D. 4 1/2 in., Purchased with funds from the North Carolina State Art Society (Robert F. Phifer Bequest) and funds from the bequest of Elsie M. Kramer, the bequest of W. R. Valentiner, and Mrs. William Gage Brady, by exchange