Unknown Object 3

Unknown Object 3

The chair is one of a pair in the collections of Kiplin Hall in Scorton, near Richmond, North Yorkshire. The chairs are listed in the…

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Osterley Park and House Update

Osterley Park and House Update

The Team at Osterley Park and House on 19 February 2013 (from left to right – Judith Evans, Kate Smith, Ellen Filor, Pauline Davies, Yuthika…

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Hello world!

Hello world!

Welcome to Blogs.ucl.ac.uk. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!

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Chinese Wallpaper

Chinese Wallpaper

Dr Helen Clifford, Senior Research Fellow on the project ‘East India Company at Home 1757 – 1857′ at UCL (Department of History), talks about the…

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Aske Hall, North Yorkshire

Aske Hall, North Yorkshire

Senior Research Fellow Helen Clifford began this case study in 2010.  On a visit to Aske Hall in North Yorkshire during the annual Open Heritage…

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An Introduction

An Introduction

Professor Margot Finn, Chair in Modern British History at UCL, introduces the research project ‘East India Company at Home 1757-1857′.

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Coromandel Coast Handkerchief

Coromandel Coast Handkerchief

Soon to be featured in the Englefield House Case Study.   Handkerchief Pulicat, Coromandel Coast, India, 1700s Painted and dyed cotton in flower sprigged pattern…

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The Team

The Team

(From left to right) Margot Finn, Ellen Filor, Kate Smith, Helen Clifford and Advisory Board Member Keith Sweetmore. The core project team is made up…

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The Indian Seal of Sir Francis Sykes

The Indian Seal of Sir Francis Sykes

To go to the full case study, click here. The seal was read by Professor A.M.K.Masumi, William Jones Professor at the Persian Department of the…

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Swallowfield Park, Berkshire

Swallowfield Park, Berkshire

Swallowfield Park, Berkshire is an archetypal English country house. Yet the evolving biography of this family seat, like the history of so many quintessentially ‘English’…

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