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Ewe culture, Crown, early 20th century, gold, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Gold Fever!

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014
11 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Beck Building
5601 Main Street Map & Directions

Explore the use of gold in various cultures on this 45-minute tour of the Glassell Collections of African, Indonesian, and Pre-Columbian Gold.

Shell Free Thursdays are supported by a grant from Shell Oil Company.

Education programs receive generous funding from the Kinder Foundation; the Institute of Museum and Library Services; ExxonMobil; the Favrot Fund; Occidental Petroleum Corporation; the National Museum of Korea;
Mr. William J. Hill;  the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation; Susanne M. and Melbern G. Glasscock; Houston Junior Woman’s Club; The Brown Foundation, Inc.; The Crain Foundation; TMK IPSCO; Cameron International Corporation; Aggie and Joe Foster; the Sterling-Turner Foundation; and The Susan Vaughan Foundation.