TITLE: Lyre of Ur Project
SPEAKER: Andy Lowings
EVENT DATE: 2009/03/17
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 47 minutes
TRANSCRIPT: View Transcript (link will open in a new window)
Art historian Andy Lowings discusses "Lyre of Ur Project" in a program sponsored by African and Middle Eastern Division.
Speaker Biography: Andy Lowings is a civil engineer and harpist who, in April 2003, formed a group to remake an authentic, but playable version of the famous Gold Lyre of Ur, damaged in Baghdad during the conflict.