Distaff Discoveries: Women in Early Egyptology

Friday, March 2, 2007 - 16:42
Posted: March 2, 2007

Catharine Roehrig, curator of the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Department of Egyptian Art, describes the multifaceted career of the popular novelist and adventurer, Amelia Edwards. Edwards founded the Egypt Exploration Fund, which helped professionalize the field of archaeology.

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