Museum of Anthropology announces annual holiday shop sale

By Pam Barrett
November 11, 2005

Wake Forest University's Museum of Anthropology will hold its annual Holiday Shop Sale Nov. 29 - Dec.17.

The museum shop carries a selection of handcrafted items from around the world. This year's sale will feature Christmas tree ornaments, such as Hmong hearts and courtship baubles. Russian ornaments, including Matroyka dolls, icicles, bells and St. Basil's hand-blown glass ornaments will also be available. In addition, the museum offers jewelry from Africa, Asia and the Middle East and a wide range of stocking stuffers, including imports from Kenya and India. Gift certificates are also available.

The museum is located on the Wake Forest campus behind Kentner Stadium.

On all purchases $5 and up, museum members will receive a 25 percent discount, and Wake Forest students, faculty and staff will receive a 10 percent discount.

Museum hours during the sale are Monday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

For more information, call the museum at 336-758-5282 or visit the museum's Web site at