New Case Study: The Welshpool Gold Cup

New Case Study: The Welshpool Gold Cup

Written by Andrew Renton, Head of Applied Art at Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales, this case study examines a remarkable gold communion cup belonging…

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New Case Study: Fanny Parks: her ‘Grand Moving Diorama of Hindostan’, her Museum, and her Cabinet of Curiosities

New Case Study: Fanny Parks: her ‘Grand Moving Diorama of Hindostan’, her Museum, and her Cabinet of Curiosities

Studies of collecting as a phenomenon, from the age of the ‘cabinet of curiosity’ to the present, have focused overwhelmingly on male collectors – men…

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New Case Study: The Willow Pattern: Dunham Massey

New Case Study: The Willow Pattern: Dunham Massey

Unlike other ‘objects studies’ featured in the East India Company At Home 1757-1857 project, this case study focuses on a specific ceramic ware pattern rather…

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