The Oriental Institute Museum has received a Sustaining Cultural Hertitage grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. The specific grant is for 'Preserving Ancient Middle Eastern Metalwork: Rehousing and Conservation Survey of the Oriental Institute's Collection'. Under this grant, the Oriental Institute will be able to rehouse its collection of over 10,000 metal artifacts from the ancient Near East.
Friday, June 11, 2010
Preserving Ancient Middle Eastern Metalwork
Good for them!