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Sampler Sampler

Sampler worked in coloured silks, depicting Oxfoord (Oxenfoord?) Castle with hunting and other scenes, signed by Marian Raith, aged 13 years, 1799

Sampler Sampler

Sampler in multicoloured silks on linen, made into a bag with a drawstring top, by Isabel Hutton, c. 1730 - 1733

Sample, Paisley pattern Sample, Paisley pattern

One of a collection of Paisley pattern samples

Gonfalon Gonfalon

Gonfalon of black silk edged with silk fringes and substantial tassels, bearing the arms of the Incorporation of Goldsmiths and inscribed "Goldsmiths" and "God with us", c. 1832

Banner, processional Banner, processional

Green silk processional banner with the arms of the Incorporation of Goldsmiths and the figure of Earl Grey, specially painted for the Reform Jubilee Procession in Edinburgh, 11 August 1832

Banner Banner

Religious banner with red and gold cords attached, depicting St Margaret in flowing robes on one side, and the Lion Rampant on the other, embroidered by a nun from an Edinburgh convent in 1908

Bellows bagpipe Bellows bagpipe

Bellows bagpipe with chanter only, a stitched leather bag inside a velvet bag cover edged and tied with silk ribbon, wood chanter and stock and a bellows with wooden sides inlaid with ivory, collected by Skeoch Cumming, 19th century

Bodice Bodice

Bodice of a woman's dress, in brown and blue shot silk, with a high round neckline, fastening centre front with seven blue and gold buttons, fitted with skirted section extending over the hip,a flat frill around front and back in the form of a shoulder cape, full-length sleeves, frill, hem and cuffs trimmed with grey-brown silk fringe, lined with cotton, part of an ensemble with H.TM 142 B: British, c. 1860 - 1863

Skirt Skirt

Woman's skirt, in brown and blue shot silk, part of an ensemble with H.TM 142 A, full-length, cut for a crinoline underpinning, hem finished with brown wool braid, lined with cotton: British, c. 1860 - 1863

Waistcoat, man's Waistcoat, man's

Man's waistcoat, in black wool cloth, part of an evening suit H.TI 23 A-C, with a low oval shaped neckline, centre front fastening with four black buttons, a welt pocket at each side of front, black silk back, lined with white silk, made by Marshall and Aitken, Edinburgh for Mr J.R. Jamieson: Scottish, Edinburgh, c. 1920s

Trousers, man's Trousers, man's

Pair of man's trousers in black wool cloth, part of an evening suit H.TI 23 A-C, high waistline, shaped with a notch at centre back and with black buttons for attaching braces, side of legs trimmed with a narrow vertical band of black silk (?), with in-seam pockets at each side, and jet pocket with single button fastening at wearer's back right, made by Marshall and Aitken, Edinburgh for Mr J.R. Jamieson

Dolman Dolman

Woman's dolman made from a reconfigured wool shawl, in multi-colours including red, blue and green, lined and quilted with yellow silk: shawl possibly Scottish, Paisley, or French, c.1860-1865, dolman made c.1880-1890

Purse Purse

Crocheted coloured silk purse carried by Sir John Moore at the Battle of Corunna, 1809, removed from his body by Sir Thomas Graham, Lord Lynedoch

Purse Purse

Black silk purse carried by Sir John Moore at the Battle of Corunna, 1809, acquired by Sir Thomas Graham, Lord Lynedoch

Handkerchief / neck cloth Handkerchief / neck cloth

Silk handkerchief or neck cloth worn by Sir John Moore at the Battle of Corunna, 1809, and removed from his body by Sir Thomas Graham, Lord Lynedoch

Receiver, Hertz wave Receiver, Hertz wave

Hertz wave receiver, double coil with needle armature and small indicating quadrant, with vulcanite square base, etc

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