Film, Video Lyre of Ur Project

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Lyre of Ur Project
Art historian Andy Lowings discusses "Lyre of Ur Project" in a program sponsored by African and Middle Eastern Division.
Event Date
March 17, 2009
-  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.
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African and Middle Eastern Division:
Running Time
47 minutes, 4 seconds
Online Format
online text

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