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EventMeet the objects: Court Mantua

2 February 2019, 11:30am - English | 1pm - Welsh | 2:30pm - English
Cost Free
Suitability All

Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales cares for thousands of objects, documents, images and sound recordings in its collections and archives. These themed free sessions led by the Museum’s curators and archivists will take a closer look at the objects and uncover the many stories they can tell.

So why not come along and discover more about your national collections!

 

This month come along to learn more about the court mantua - an early 1700s court dress supposedly worn by Lady Rachel Morgan of Tredegar House.

Meet at: Wales is... Gallery

 

Timings:

11:30am - English

1pm - Welsh

2:30pm - English

 
Section of blue damask fabric with intricate silver thread embroidery.

Detail of the silver thread embroidery on the court mantua. 

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