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GEM-CC organizes a training course for conservators on “Treatment and Conservation of Manuscripts and Papyrus”

  30 November 2014
 
 

Under the cooperation plan between the Grand Egyptian Museum-Conservation Center and the different sectors of the Ministry of Antiquities, GEM-CC is planning a training course on “Treatment and Conservation of Manuscripts and Papyrus”. The course will start on 4 th of January 2014 for 2 weeks. The course is conducted for 13 trainees from the Ministry of Antiquities.

The training course aims at giving opportunity for conservators from different sectors of the Ministry of Antiquities to exchange experience. This course is the third training course organized by GEM-CC to achieve this goal. The first course was about “Methods of Storing Stone Collection in Museums” from 6-17 April 2014 .11 trainees from Cairo Conservation Administration attended that course. The second course, also entitled “Methods of Storing Stone Collection in Museums”, was held from 15-26 June 2014 for 13 trainees from “Projects Sector” of the Ministry of Antiquities.