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FREE LECTURE

Friday Focus with Amin Jaffer—Attributes of Splendor: The Role of Jewels in Projecting Power in Royal India

Free with Museum admission

Amin Jaffer, International Director of Asian Art, Christie's

Join leading curators, art historians, and other specialists for lectures related to the Museum's exhibitions and collection.

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Treasures from India: Jewels from the Al-Thani Collection.

Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers.Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers.

 

Above: Finial from the throne of Tipu Sultan (detail), Mysore, ca. 1790. Gold, inlaid with diamonds, rubies, and emeralds; lac core. The Al-Thani Collection. © Servette Overseas Limited 2013. All rights reserved.

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