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Old Houses Frog Street, Exeter

‘Old Houses Frog Street, Exeter’ by Karl Wood, about 1927. This watercolour depicts Old Houses on Frog Street in Exeter. Frog Street was almost completely demolished in 1967, and is...

Beer jug

Engraved with the Walrond family coat of alms and the inscription: D.D. Gul. Walrond. De Bovey. Armig.1734. 'Bovey' refers to Bovey House near Beer, Devon which belonged to the Walronds...

Button stud

These studs are made in gilt with star pattern in black. Cuff studs and cuff links became an essential part of a gentleman’s wardrobe in the mid to late nineteenth...

Pocket watch

This pocket watch was made in c.1901 by Charles Frodsham & Co. The firm was founded by Charles Frodsham, who was born into a dynasty of clock, watch and chronometer...

Shell

These snails use a raft of bubbles to hang just beneath the sea’s surface. They feed on jellyfish....

Smock

This smock is typical of the type worn by male agricultural workers throughout the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. They were hard wearing, warm and could be oiled to make them...

Bag

Embroidered in silk in chain stitch outlined with gold thread, this silk fabric bag may have been used as a reticule or to contain needlework or tatting tools. The crocheted...

Coffee pot

Coffee had been common in Turkey and Arabia before it was adopted in Britain in the 1660s. It had a bitter taste and generous amounts of sugar were used to...

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