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The attar casket of Tipu Sultan


Caned Furniture Case Study – written by project associate Brian Crossley

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‘Chinese’ staircases in north-west Wales.

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The India Seal of Sir Francis Sykes

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The Unknown Objects Series tracks objects about which we know little and would like to find out more.

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‘The Afterlife of Objects: Anglo-Indian Furniture in Britain’ was written by Kate Smith. It was published online in July 2014.

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The Willow Pattern: Dunham Massey’ case study was written by project associate Francesca D’Antonio and was published online in June 2014.

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Objects in Fanny Parks’s museum are featured in the Fanny Parks case study written by Joanna Goldsworthy. This case study was published online in June 2014.

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‘Manly objects? Gendering armorial porcelain wares’ was written by Research Fellow Kate Smith. It was published in June 2014.


Welshpool Gold Cup case study written by Andrew Renton. Published online in June 2014.

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Chinese wallpaper case study written by Senior Research Fellow Helen Clifford. Published online in July 2014.