The Making of Set in Stone
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Date: 15 January 2020
Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location: Museum of Islamic Art
Attendees: 20 Culture Pass Plus/Family members
In celebration of the 2019 Year of Culture Qatar-India, the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) is delighted to present an exhibition on magnificent gems and jewellery from India. Set in Stone: Gems and Jewels from Royal Indian Courts will showcase more than 100 spectacular pieces from across Qatar Museums’ collection, including many masterpieces that have never been displayed before. Drawing from MIA’s permanent collection, the National Museum of Qatar, and Qatar Museum’s Orientalist Collection, this exhibition brings together a splendid array of jewellery, jewelled objects, works on paper, and photography, including highlights such as MIA’s famous gold and gem-set falcon and the brilliant diamond necklace from Varanasi.
The tour is exclusive to our Culture Pass Members only. Please RSVP by sending your name and membership number to firstname.lastname@example.org