Coptic textiles are kept and displayed in various museums worldwide and have been the subject of numerous scientific researches, discussions and exhibitions. However, as new scientific findings have brought about changes in some longstanding interpretations, the experts of the National Museum of Slovenia have decided to re-examine and re-evaluate the collection of Coptic textiles using modern scientific techniques and methods and to present these beautiful, rare and invaluable artefacts to the public in the form of a exhibition and a special publication.
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National Museum of Slovenia (Metelkova)
The newest wing of the National Museum of Slovenia can be found in Metelkova, the subversive beating heart of the city. Being Metelkova it was always going to …