The Senses and Disease: A Renaissance Perfume Burner and a Victorian Poisonous Bookcase
From Renaissance Italy to Victorian England, join Christy and Amélie to explore how a perfume burner and a toxic bookcase can help us to discover the sensory world of disease.
7 May 2019, 12:30 (Tuesday, 2nd week, Trinity 2019)
Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street OX1 2PH
Floor 2, Gallery 56
Christy Callaway-Gale (Medieval and Modern Languages),
Amélie Bonney (History of Science)
Ashmolean Museum Gallery Talks - Talking Sense