• SHARE

Oct. 16-Jan. 3

Around 100 works from the Egyptian Museum’s collection are being showcased at the Mori Arts Center Gallery to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the exhibition’s sponsor TBS (Tokyo Broadcasting System) Television. Selected pieces include masks, wooden coffins and various statues related to the lives of the Egyptian ruling class. One of the highlights, the golden mask of King Amenemopet, is being shown in Japan for the first time in 21 years.

A film of Tutankhamun’s mask — the first time the work has been filmed outside of its display case — will also be shown in high definition at a 4K theater.

Mori Arts Center Gallery; 52F Roppongi Hills Mori Tower, 6-10-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo. Roppongi Stn. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. ¥1,800. Closed Nov. 24. 03-5777-8600; www.tbs.co.jp/pharaoh-egypt

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.

SUBSCRIBE NOW

PHOTO GALLERY (CLICK TO ENLARGE)