Discover the beauty of our Scottish Turkey red collection through this collaborative project between National Museums Scotland and the School of History, Classics and Archaeology, University of Edinburgh.
Explore how collectors used Tibetan objects to construct both Tibet in the western imagination and to further their personal, organisational (missionary or military) and imperial desires and expectations.
Since 2012 National Museums Scotland and the Centre for Diaspora Studies at the University of Edinburgh have been engaged in a research workshop entitled Wha' bears a blade for Scotland?: the construction of Scottish diasporic military identities, c.1880- present day.
Explore Pacific collections through this partnership project focusing on objects from across the region housed in Scottish museums. Here you can find out more about the project, access research resources and navigate around the different areas of the Pacific.