The Melikian Collection Hosts Visiting Scholar

The Melikian Collection was pleased to host a scholar from Humboldt University in Berlin the week of May 27, 2024. She was here as part of the ERC Dharma Project and was photographing some of the Collection’s 41 medieval metal decrees, some dating to 549 AD. The photographs will be

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Object of the Month – May

May’s Object of the Month is a Tau-Tau or funerary puppet. The oldest rituals involving puppets related to the cult of the ancestors and of the dead. To learn more about Sa’dan Toraja Funerary Puppet

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