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Brass is an alloy of copper and zinc. It melts at 850ºC and can be cast into patterned moulds or into sheets which are hammered into shape. A versatile material, brass has been used throughout history for both works of art and mass-produced household items.

International Training Course

The Victoria and Albert Museum welcomes applications for ‘Creating Innovative Learning Programmes’, its new one week intensive course. This is a unique training opportunity for museum professionals from overseas who are interested in attracting and programming for a range of museum audiences.

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