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TTOT103 Four Centuries of Embroidered Bags, Pouches & Purses

Places available
Wed 27/01/2021
19:00pm - 20:00pm
Online

This Online Talk is part of our 'Treasures of the RSN Collection' series. For details on further RSN events, please visit our Online Talks page. 

Join the RSN’s Amy Hare to see some rare and wonderful pieces from our archives in this object-focused Talk followed by a Q&A session. Easily accessed via Zoom, you'll see exquisite bags made over a period of 400 years. Practical, affordable and highly significant, embroidered bags and purses form a substantial part of the RSN Collection. Join us to see some stunning objects and discover the chronological development of embroidery as an art form for accessories from the 17th to the 20th century.

About this Online Talk

This event is a live online talk at the given date and time.  You will need access to a suitable computer (with audio/video), tablet or smartphone device. Please note that upon booking, you will receive your personalised Zoom invite via email one or two days before each event. 

Attendees Outside the UK

This Talk will run from 7pm to 8pm (19:00 to 20:00 hours) UK local time. If you are outside of the UK please check your local time, particularly if your location changes to/from Daylight Savings Time on a different schedule to the UK during October/November. To check and convert times please visit TimeAndDate.com.

Supporting the RSN

The minimum requested donation for this talk is £5 per person, but you may donate a higher value of your choosing if you wish. Please note that Gift Aid is only applicable for donations over £5. As a charity, we are very grateful for any support you can give us to put towards the RSN's essential costs. Thank you.

 

 

 

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This Online Talk is part of our ‘Treasures of the RSN Collection’ series. For details on further RSN events, please visit our Online Talks page. 

Join the RSN’s Amy Hare to see some rare and wonderful pieces from our archives in this object-focused Talk followed by a Q&A session. Easily accessed via Zoom, you’ll see exquisite bags made over a period of 400 years. Practical, affordable and highly significant, embroidered bags and purses form a substantial part of the RSN Collection. Join us to see some stunning objects and discover the chronological development of embroidery as an art form for accessories from the 17th to the 20th century.

About this Online Talk

This event is a live online talk at the given date and time.  You will need access to a suitable computer (with audio/video), tablet or smartphone device. Please note that upon booking, you will receive your personalised Zoom invite via email one or two days before each event. 

Attendees Outside the UK

This Talk will run from 7pm to 8pm (19:00 to 20:00 hours) UK local time. If you are outside of the UK please check your local time, particularly if your location changes to/from Daylight Savings Time on a different schedule to the UK during October/November. To check and convert times please visit TimeAndDate.com.

Supporting the RSN

The minimum requested donation for this talk is £5 per person, but you may donate a higher value of your choosing if you wish. Please note that Gift Aid is only applicable for donations over £5. As a charity, we are very grateful for any support you can give us to put towards the RSN’s essential costs. Thank you.

 

 

 

Booking

Minimum Price: £5.00

Please note that attendees under 16 must be accompanied by an adult attendee or chaperone at all times.

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