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Poor Man’s Gold

...has not been carried out but if the dress was made in Italy would the straw be the finer Triticum turgidum used in the Italian straw plait industry? The straw...

Aloe fibre lace sample

This small dress accessory is made completely from a natural plant fibre. It is a lace cuff made from aloe fibre. This single cuff was collected by Frances Bury Palliser,...

Magic Lantern Slide: Map of Italy

This slide was made by Dr William Bolderston who was described as a ‘Modern Language Master’ on the 1911 census. He lived in Exeter where he was a member of...

Fish

Donated by shell collector Miss JE Linter in 1892. This fossil is from Italy and shows the fish’s ribs and skull....

Tazza bowl

This ancient Greek bowl is recorded in the museum catalogues as being a funerary tazza, a shallow bowl used by mourners and in burials. On the underside of the vessel...

Bowl

This ancient Greek black glazed bowl was found in Cumae, Italy. It formerly belonged to a couple who collected a wide array of ancient and ethnographic objects....

Harpsichord

Harpsichords are stringed instruments played with a keyboard. When you press a key, a string is plucked. This harpsichord was made in Florence in 1782 by Vincenzo Sodi. It was...

Starfish

This starfish is from the Sladen collection. It was collected in the bay of Naples in Italy, probably in the late 1800s while Sladen was studying the live Echinoderms at...