Touchstones Museum, Rochdale

Visited on 10th December 2014

Address: Touchstones Rochdale, The Esplanade. Rochdale. Lancs OL16 1AQ

002 003 004 005

Telephone: 01706 924492

Opening Hours: Closed Mondays

Tuesday –Sunday 10am – 5pm

Free Admission

Email: http://www.link4life.org/centres/touchstones-rochdale

Touchstones Museum is an art gallery, museum, local studies centre, tourist information centre and café in Rochdale.

Egyptian Collection:  

There are only a few items on public display.

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The entire Egyptian collection is currently stored at the separately sited Rochdale Arts and Heritage Resource Centre and can be visited by appointment.

EGYPTIAN COFFIN FRAGMENT

CoffinFragment-web

380 – 334 BCE- Wooden coffin fragment from Gizeh, Egypt with painted Isis depicted.

Full Collection details at: http://www.cornucopia.org.uk/html/search/verb/GetRecord/6913

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