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BBC Civilisations Event - Links to the Past: Investigating the Life and Death of a Pictish Man

BBC Civilisations Event - Links to the Past: Investigating the Life and Death of a Pictish Man Image
1,500 years ago a man was buried in a stone cist at Lundin Links cemetery, near Largo, in Fife. Preliminary examination of the man's skull reveal he may have died violently. Find out about the Picts through the Museum's collections, meet forensic scientists and learn about their work and what they have discovered about the man from Lundin Links.

11-11.20am:- The McManus Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum: Curator's tour of the Pictish material in Landscapes and Lives.

11.30am-12:30pm:- The McManus Collections Unit: Meet and Talk with Forensic Scientists.

2-3.30pm:' Session 2 as above.

The project is a partnership between The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery and Museum (The McManus) the Edinburgh Unit for Forensic Anthropology Research group (EUFA) of the University of Edinburgh (UoE) and the University of Dundee's Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification (CAHID). This event has been made possible by a grant from the Art Fund.

Free but booking essential by calling 307200.
Please note: this event is not suitable for young children.

Information published by Leisure and Culture Dundee.

Free.
Booking Required
Promoted By: BBC.
Dates
Saturday 10th March 2018 11:00am
Saturday 10th March 2018 2:00pm
Contact
McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery and Museum
01382 307200
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