'The volume contains 35 essays- 19 in English and 16 in Bangla, contributed by scholars from both home and abroad. Among the foreign contributors are distinguished archaeologists and researchers from India, Japan, Malaysia, South Korea, Pakistan and the USA, while the local contributors include senior scholars as well as young researchers and museum officials. The thematic areas covered by the papers are quite varied but all are related to departments representing the National Museum collection and museum interests in general. The themes include the nature and role of museums, intangible heritage, archaeology, architecture, sculpture, folk art, modern art and artists, inscriptions, terracotta, costumes, ornaments, social and cultural festivals, architectural ornamentation, conservation, management of museum collections and museum education.' -excerpted from Preface

 

 

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Onsite

Location code REF.BNM
Language

English, 

Bengali

Keywords

Bangladeshmuseumart history

Publication/Creation date

Jun 2013

No of pages

802

No of copies

1

Content type

essay, 

anthology

COLLECTION / RECORDS Centenary Commemorative Volume: Bangladesh National Museum
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Centenary Commemorative Volume: Bangladesh National Museum