History Lecture: Sweet of the Sun, Tears of Moon
September 15, 2014 - 7:00pm

Sweet of the Sun, Tears of Moon: Gold, Silver, and Other Forms of Ornamentation and Decoration in the Classical World. Learn how and why people of the Greek, Roman, Etruscan, and Celtic worlds adorned themselves. Discover how ornamentation and decoration figured into status, religion, and ritual. Experience the beauty and craftsmanship of jewelers and lapidarists in the ancient world. Lecture by historian A. M. Hammersen. Free.