On-Line Exhibitions

The Kelsey Museum cosponsors a number of special on-line exhibitions in collaboration with other University units. To visit these exhibitions, click on the titles below, then on the title links.

Death on Display in the Ancient World

Death on Display in the Ancient World

An on-line exhibition mounted by students in the class "Death in the Ancient World" during the Winter 1998 term.

Traditions of Magic in Late Antiquity

Traditions of Magic in Late Antiquity

An exhibition in the Special Collections Library at the University of Michigan Library dealing with manuals of magical practices, various protective devices, and the uses of ancient magic.

The Art of the Fake: Egyptian Forgeries from the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology

The Art of the Fake: Egyptian Forgeries from the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology

An Internet Public Library exhibition of selected Egyptian artifacts--both real and fake. How and why museums come to acquire forgeries, and what we mean when we talk about different kinds of fakes.