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Intricate Bronze Art from Igbo-Uwu

Return to Igbo-Ukwu

This is the story of two Cambridge researchers returning to Igbo-Ukwu a 9th Century archaeological site in Nigeria, excavated in 1959 and 1964. Hundreds of intricate sophisticated bronze, copper and iron art objects (ca 900 AD). This archaeological work was interrupted by the Biafran War. This talk will describe the return visit and hopes for the future.

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Dear Winifred

Thu 8 August 2013

Kettle's Yard House and Gallery

Anne Goodchild speaks about Christopher Wood’s correspondence with Winifred Nicholson.

Cost: free

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Thu 8 August 2013 1:10PM - 1:40PM

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Address: Kettle's Yard House and Gallery
Castle Street
Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB3 0AQ
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