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Curator Talk: Pearls

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  • What:
    Membership Events
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  • Where:
    SC, Hochhauser

In collaboration with the Qatar Museums Authority, the V&A will showcase a unique collection of natural pearls and pearl jewellery, dating from the early Roman period up to the present day.

On display will be pieces of outstanding craftsmanship worn by European nobility, maharajas and Chinese emperors, as well as stars such as Marilyn Monroe and Elizabeth Taylor. Join Dr Beatriz Chadour-Sampson on the Members’ Preview Day as she discusses the exhibition in greater detail. Members can visit the exhibition as part of the Preview Day upon presentation of their Membership Card.

Daytime Talk
15.00 – 16.00 (talk); 16.00 – 16.30 (refreshments)
£12 (including tea and coffee)

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