Check out the new blog post on the UCL Museums and Collections blog: in it Sarah Doherty, who invited me to join the Petrie pottery festival as discussed in the last blog post, discusses miniature vessels from the Old Kingdom and what they reveal about the changing nature of society:

http://blogs.ucl.ac.uk/museums/2014/06/10/petrie-pottery-project-guest-blog-reinventing-the-potters-wheel/