Welcome to Chester DFAS
We meet during the lecture season from September to
on the third Tuesday of each month at 11am or 2pm
at Chester Zoo Lecture Theatre, Upton-by-Chester.
Doors open at 10.15am for the morning session
and 1.15pm for the afternoon session.
Tea and Coffee are available before the start of the lecture.
Tuesday 21 April 2015
Celebration in Ancient Egyptian Art
Lecturer: Lucy Gahlin
The ancient Egyptians liked nothing more than to feast and celebrate whenever the opportunity arose. We will explore the clothes and adornments worn, the food and drink consumed and the entertainment enjoyed and also view the "banqueting scenes" on the walls of the New Kingdom (c1550-1069 BC) non-royal tombs at Thebes.
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