Jewels and saints highlight Walters Art Museum exhibits

The Walters Art Museum in Baltimore, Maryland is hosting two exhibits dealing with subjects of interest to medievalists: The Special Dead: a Medieval Reliquary Revealed and Bedazzled: 5,000 Years of Jewelry. Both exhibits will be open until January 2009.

The Special Dead: A Medieval Reliquary Revealed
August 02, 2008 - January 18, 2009
10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Discover the secrets of one of the Walters Art Museum's most important works of medieval art.
Online presentation and survey: http://www.thewalters.org:85/pachyderm/presentations/00-64-8811200316420...

Bedazzled: 5,000 Years of Jewelry
October 19, 2008 - January 04, 2009
10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Spanning 50 centuries, and including examples from throughout the collection, this exhibition features more than 200 selections from the Walters spectacular jewelry holdings.
Slideshow: http://www.thewalters.org/bedazzled/index.html