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Swallowtail and hairstreak butterflies

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Drawer of Butterflies, Swallowtail, Hairstreaks, Victorian

This is a drawer of specimens from the G.B. Routledge collection, gathered from the late Victorian era to the 1920s. It includes species such as the swallowtails and hairstreaks.

Copper and Blue butterflies

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Drawer of butterflies, Copper, Large Blue Blue, Victorian

This is a drawer of specimens from the G.B. Routledge collection gathered from the late Victorian era to the 1920s. It includes species including the Adonis Blue, the Large Blue, the Small Copper and the Holly Blue, identified by labels.

Man’s black satin embroidered waistcoat, about 1838

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Man’s satin embroidered waistcoat, Victorian

Man’s black satin embroidered waistcoat, about 1838

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Victorian Wedding Dress

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Wedding dress, silk brocaded taffeta, Victorian

Victorian wedding dress of brown and grey silk taffeta, c. 1856-9

Earthernware Tile, De Morgan, Rose and Foliage

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Earthernware Tile, De Morgan, Rose and Foliage

Earthenware tile designed by William De Morgan (1839-1917), one of a set of four

Bedford Daisies, De Morgan Tile

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Earthernware Tile, De Morgan, Bedford Daisies

Earthenware tile designed by William De Morgan (1839-1917)