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Twenty Objects for Twenty Years: Reliquary Diptych, 1300 – 1350

By Paula Nuttall, Director of the Late Medieval to Early Renaissance Year Course.

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Strange encounter: a dragon’s egg nestled in the Museum’s attic

In all museums, no matter how big or small, there’s always a time when you make a ‘discovery’ as you stumble upon a piece tucked away in a corner by long-gone curators. Store auditings – a slow, painstaking process, but not without surprises – are propitious times for such encounters to happen. As part of […]

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