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'John Charles Robinson Medal', Felicity Powell, 2002. Museum no. A.5-2002

'John Charles Robinson Medal', Felicity Powell, commissioned by the V&A with funding from an anonymous donor, 2002. Museum no. A.5-2002

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We are obliged to make sure that every acquisition is in line with our collection policy, and that we have the resources to conserve and store each item properly. As a result, it is not always possible for us to accept donations of objects. However, in the event that we cannot accommodate your gift, we may be able to suggest an alternative recipient, so please do contact us if you have something you would like to give.

We are also grateful for other in-kind donations, for example of services or material support.

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Fashion Illustrations Calendar 2016

Fashion Illustrations Calendar 2016

The House of Worth, established in Paris in 1858 by Charles Frederick Worth (1826-95), was the original and founding couture house. A large collection…

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Interactive Map

Discover the many treasures in the beautiful V&A galleries, find out where events are happening in the Museum or just check the location of the café, shops, lifts or toilets. Simple to use, the V&A interactive map works on all screen sizes, from your tablet or smartphone to your desktop at home.

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Event - Lunchtime Lecture: India, Living In An Ornate World

Wed 25 November 2015 13:00–13:45

FREE TALK: Join James Wellings, photographer and author of “INDIA, Living In An Ornate World” who will suggest reasons as to why India is so full of colour and ornamentation.

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