Anthony Stockwell – Plunder and Restitution: Britain and the Mandalay Regalia

Event Date: 3 May 2018 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Professor Anthony Stockwell (Royal Holloway) – Plunder and Restitution: Britain and the Mandalay Regalia Introduction by Dr Gordon Johnson (RAS): —————————- Talk: —————————- Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] share this entry:

Helen Mears – The James Henry Green Collection at Brighton Museum & Art Gallery

Event Date: 22 November 2017 St James’s Piccadilly, 197 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL The Oriental Rug and Textile Society of Great Britain presents: Helen Mears (Keeper of World Art at Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton) – The James Henry Green Collection at Brighton Museum & Art Gallery Colonel James Henry Green assembled a pre-eminent collection of textiles, photographs, notes, books …

Susan Conway – The Material Culture of the Tai Shan of Burma: Cosmology, Astrology and Religious Rituals

Event Date: 10 June 2010 – 6pm – 7:30pm Dr Susan Conway (School of Oriental and African Studies) The Material Culture of the Tai Shan of Burma: Cosmology, Astrology and Religious Rituals Most belief systems are built on concepts of salvation, a contest between good and evil, positive power versus negative power. People throughout the world have developed strategies for …