Curator’s tour of the British Museum's Egyptian Sculpture Gallery

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Video

James Lloyd
by The British Museum
published on 17 April 2016

In this after-hours tour among the pharaohs, watch Curator Marcel Marée decode ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs and reveal the secrets of the Rosetta Stone.

This tour was originally broadcast on 31 March 2016 as a live Periscope tour as part of #MuseumWeek

This was the third of three Periscope tours that took place that evening.

Watch the others now:

Enlightenment Gallery: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yzYucpH75-4

Arched Room: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=59nvaU5y_kg

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Museum, T. B. (2016, April 17). Curator’s tour of the British Museum's Egyptian Sculpture Gallery. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/video/847/curators-tour-of-the-british-museums-egyptian-scul/

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Museum, The British. "Curator’s tour of the British Museum's Egyptian Sculpture Gallery." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 17 Apr 2016. Web. 05 Feb 2023.

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