Egyptian Treasures from the Brooklyn Museum on View at Nevada Museum of Art

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artwork: Sarcophagus Sculpture (detail) - Egyptian Treasures from the Brooklyn Museum - at the Nevada Museum of Art Mummy Mask of a Man, Roman Period, early 1st century C.E. Stucco.


RENO, NV.- Explore ancient Egyptian beliefs about life, death, and the afterlife in To Live Forever: Egyptian Treasures from the Brooklyn Museum, while celebrating the birthday of the Nevada Museum of Art – commemorating the 80th anniversary. The exhibition is on view from June 11 through September 4, at the Nevada Museum of Art. Drawn from the legendary antiquities collection of the Brooklyn Museum, the exhibition explores the funerary beliefs and customs practiced for nearly four-thousand years by ancient Egyptians from various social classes.