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50 objects 50 stories : extraordinary curiosities from the Nicholson Museum / Michael Turner
Bib ID 5850062
Format BookBook
Author
Turner, Michael, 1950-
 
Description [Camperdown, N.S.W.] : Nicholson Museum, ©2012 
127 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), ports. ; 30 cm. 
ISBN 9781742102726
Summary

"50 objects 50 stories is a celebration of storytelling. Fifty objects from the Nicholson Museum's collection have been chosen, not for the archaeological significance or for their aesthetic beauty, but for the often facsinating story they have to tell. The Nicholson Museum, founded in 1860, is home to the largest collection of antiquities in Australia, with artefacts coming from Greece, Italy, Egypt, Cyprus, Northern Europe and the Middle East. 50 objects 50 stories is also a celebration of a man, and of the museum he founded, Sir Charles Nicholson."--Cover verso.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 118-127)

Subjects Nicholson, Charles, Sir, 1808-1903.  |  Nicholson Museum -- Exhibitions.  |  Classical antiquities -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Exhibitions.  |  Art, Ancient -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Exhibitions.  |  Archaeological museums and collections -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Exhibitions.  |  Australian
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Fifty objects fifty stories

Available From Main Quadrangle A14, University of Sydney, Camperdown NSW 2006 
Exhibited Exhibition held at the Nicholson Museum from 5 June to 31 December 2012. 
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