Peterborough Museum – Christmas Colours

When:
December 4, 2018 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
2018-12-04T19:30:00+00:00
2018-12-04T21:30:00+00:00
Where:
Peterborough Museum
Peterborough PE1 1LF
UK
Contact:
Vivacity

4th December 2018 7.30pm
Christmas Colours: identifying the pigments in illuminated manuscripts

This talk focuses on the original pigments used in illuminated medieval manuscripts (including the Peterborough Psalter held at the Fitzwillliam Museum ). Discussion is based on the results from non-invasive analysis carried out by The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge since 2012.

Dr. Stella Panayotova, Keeper of Manuscripts and Printed Books, The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge