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Aegeus Society for Aegean Prehistory

VISITS & EXCURSIONS

Experimental Archaeology Activity: Prehistoric Weaving

Wednesday, April 29, at 6.00 pm, SEN Heritage Looms of the Society for the Education of Young Women (Leoforos Amalias 38, Athens)

On Wednesday, April 29, at 6.00 pm, Sophia Tsourinaki, professor and ancient textile specialist, will lead a tour at the SEN Heritage Looms of the Society for the Education of Young Women (SEYW) (in GREEK).

The SEN Heritage Looms was founded in 1879, with the financial support of Andreas Syggros, and it was in operation until 1983, both as an educational and a production centre for handmade textiles. Today, the historic building houses a rare collection of pre-industrial textile-making...

The Unseen Museum: the “Ring of Theseus”

Saturday, 14 March 2015, at 12 o’clock, Athens Archaeological Museum

On Saturday, 14 March, at 12 o’clock, the curator of the National Archaeological Museum Dr Costas Paschalidis will present to the members of Aegeus the Unseen Museem. The Unseen Museum is a new project of the National Archaeological Museum, according to which antiquities selected from the unknown world of the storerooms, one after the other emerge every two months from their secure state of obscurity into the light.

Moreover, the members of Aegeus will have the chance to see the so-called...