Monthly Archives: February 2016

From the Archives

BY SEBASTIAN ENCINA, Museum Collections Manager, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology It is February, and Love is in the air. Though it is cold in Michigan, we can think about those warmer places around the world where they are enjoying more … Continue reading

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Installing Oplontis

BY CAROLINE ROBERTS, Conservator, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology For the past four weeks it has been all hands on deck at the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology. Indeed, it has taken the entire Kelsey village – curators, registrars, conservators, educators, and … Continue reading

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Check out the latest from the IPCAA Students

IPCAA alumna Dr. Katherine Larson talks about her dissertation research in the most recent post on the IPCAA student blog.  Check out what she is up to at: http://sites.lsa.umich.edu/ipcaa-alumni/2015/12/29/update-from-dr-katherine-larson-ipcaa-phd-2015/    

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Ugly Object of the Month – February

BY SUZANNE DAVIS, Curator for Conservation, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology Our galleries are closed at the beginning of this month as we install a major exhibit from Pompeii, Leisure and Luxury in the Age of Nero. So I’m taking this … Continue reading

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And the winner is….

Thank you everyone for voting for your favorite “Ugly Object” of 2015.  Our winning “Ugly Object” is…. OCTOBER!  Congratulations Scary Hair! https://kelseymuseum.wordpress.com/2015/10/06/ugly-object-of-the-month-october/    

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