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Unwrapping the Karanis Dolls with Micro-CT Scanning

BY CAROLINE ROBERTS, Conservator, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology and             JANELLE BATKIN-HALL, Graduate Intern in Conservation Janelle Batkin-Hall, graduate intern in the Kelsey conservation lab, has been taking a closer look at the Kelsey Museum’s collection of dolls from the Romano-Egyptian … Continue reading

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Ugly Object of the Month—October

BY SUZANNE DAVIS, Curator for Conservation, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology October’s ugly object has a nickname in the conservation lab: Scary Hair. When Scary Hair was excavated at the site of Karanis in Egypt, the excavators classified it as the … Continue reading

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