These illuminated Christian manuscripts—at around 1,500 years old, perhaps the oldest of their kind in existence—belong to Abba Garima monastery,Read more
Roberta Mazza of the University of Manchester writes about her search for the origins of a Coptic fragment of Paul’s Letter to the Galatians that appeared on eBay in 2008 and ended up – like too many other pieces of dubious provenance – in the collection that forms the basis of the Museum of the […]Read more
(Iraq; United States of America)
Hyperallergic, 19th Jan 2018.Read more
Daily Express, 16th Jan 2018.Read more
“Imagine you find a Monopoly board and a handful of street cards plus one little tin hat and a little tin shoe, nothing else,” says game historian Ulrich Schädler. Reporter Natasha Frost looks at some games from the ancient world – and at the ways scho…Read more
ABC Australia, 21st Dec 2017.Read more
(Nigeria; Ghana; Germany)
Modern Ghana, 22nd Dec 2017.Read more
The Pioneer, 27th Oct 2017.
"The Bill reflects misplaced priorities and reinforces negative stereotypes of Indian mercantilism even with respect to issues that have a deep bearing on our heritage&quo…Read more
(United States of America)
Atlas Obscura, 25th Oct 2017.
"The Luneborch manuscript vanished, and was lost for decades only to reappear again in a mysterious package."Read more