26 mai, Visite plein feu su rles métaux

VISITE GUIDÉE │Plein feu sur les métaux

Craft industry, History, Heritage, Exhibitions, fairs, festivals and culture, À la une, Guided tour in Saint-Omer
Free
  • Explore the Musée Sandelin's collections through the prism of materials. Metals are among the most difficult materials to extract and shape, and can be cast or hammered. Logically, forging has given rise to many legends, particularly in Africa. This material can also be chosen for its sound properties (used to make bells) or its brilliance. Medieval masterpieces perfectly illustrate the attraction artists and patrons had for the most brilliant metals, which combine perfectly with precious...
    Explore the Musée Sandelin's collections through the prism of materials. Metals are among the most difficult materials to extract and shape, and can be cast or hammered. Logically, forging has given rise to many legends, particularly in Africa. This material can also be chosen for its sound properties (used to make bells) or its brilliance. Medieval masterpieces perfectly illustrate the attraction artists and patrons had for the most brilliant metals, which combine perfectly with precious stones or other techniques. Finally, metals can also be used as pigments to colour enamels or ceramics, such as iron oxide, which gives earthenware and porcelain a beautiful red colour.

    From 15 years old - FREE - Bookings required at the Musée Sandelin: online ticket office, 03 21 38 00 94, musees-accueil@ville-saint-omer.fr
  • Spoken languages
    • French
  • Rates
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Schedules
Schedules
  • On May 26, 2024 from 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
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