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2014 Baird Fellowship Lectures

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Presented by Harvard Art Museums at Harvard Faculty Club, MA

May 20 2014
2014 Baird Fellowship Lectures

This year’s lectures feature:

Ariel O’Connor, Assistant Objects Conservator, The Walters Art Museum
“Casting and Inlay Technology in Ancient Chinese Ceremonial Weapons”

The Harvard Art Museums contain one of the world’s largest collections of inlayed Chinese ritual weapons from the Shang dynasty (c. 1600–1046 BCE). These weapons are ornately decorated with turquoise inlay, exemplifying power and elitism in early Chinese society; yet little is known about their manufacture and use. A technical

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