Identification of Osseous & Keratinous Materials Workshop

NatSCA event
Thursday, January 29, 2015 -
10:00 to 17:00

Organised by NatSCA

Leeds Museum Discovery Centre

Dr. Sonia O'Connor of the University of Bradford will be running a one day workshop on how to identify materials such as ivory, bone, antler, horn, baleen, tortoiseshell and imitations thereof. Structure, properties and appropriate care will be discussed as well as a practical session using objects from the collections at Leeds. You are welcome to bring your own objects for use in this session.

The course costs £41 for members and £56 for non-members. Members can access members rate tickets by requesting an discount code. Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. For further information on this course please contact Holly Morgenroth:

If you would like to attend this workshop then please user the form below or visit our Eventbrite booking page. If you are unable to book online, you can download the booking form here.

This course is now fully booked. If you are interested in attending but were unable to purchase a ticket, please join the waiting list and we will be in touch in case of any cancellations.