Ellesiya 50 years later – Ancient Nubia and Egypt: a story of mutual exchange and interaction
Fifty years later, the Museo Egizio celebrates this important anniversary: Monday, January 18th 2021, at 6pm. the museum will host the online conference "Ancient Nubia and Egypt: a story of mutual exchange and interaction", held by curators Paolo Del Vesco and Johannes Auenmüller.
Ancient Nubia and Egypt share a long history of economic, political and cultural contacts: the dialogue will highlight the relations and mutual influences characterizing these two regions during the New Kingdom, when the Ellesiya temple was built.
The conference will be held in English and will be broadcast via streaming on the Museum's Facebook page and Youtube channel.