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MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Masks origins and cultures

Topic of the visit: Gold masks from the Ancient American Collection

 

The students will visit the Ancient American Collection of Gold Masks.

They will discover how the pieces were made using the embossing and welding techniques.

 

Galleries: Ancient American  (Gold Masks from Peru ), Egyptian (gold Mask)

Tunjos from Colombia.

 

Project: Foil Masks