First President of Kazakhstan library presents virtual exhibition “Eternal sunshine of silver”
The library of the First President of Kazakhstan organized a virtual exhibition dedicated to the International Museum Day that is marked on May 18. The online exposition involved a collection of diplomatic gifts made of silver that Nursultan Nazarbayev received at different times.
The exhibition consists of eight sections presenting silverware, tea sets, jugs, decorative plates, vases, sculptures, caskets and items for writing. Overall, 126 exhibits, which reflect the items’ origin, a variety of manufacturing techniques and their shape. This provides an opportunity for understanding and learning the decoration methods in different cultures.
The electronic version of the exhibition “Eternal sunshine of silver” is presented on the website of the library of the First President of Kazakhstan.