Oxfordshire is at the centre of the area in which Cotswold Morris is danced. When asked to research the Morris in relation to our project, the first thing I realised was that hats and shoes are not necessarily the essential … Continue reading
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A few weeks ago the improvements to the documentation of hats at the Museums Resource Centre began. Twenty Five hats were moved into the textile store photographed from specific angles and measured. All information has now been added to the modes … Continue reading
A surprise awaited Sam and I at Thame Museum last week. We had received a list of about 25 relevant objects some time ago. There were a couple of things that had caught our eye, particularly an Elizabethan shoe, a … Continue reading
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Shoes Wonderful Shoes Aimee and I spent the other day at the Museums Resource Centre looking at our shoe collection. We discovered a massive hoard of parts of leather shoes found in a ditch at the Oxford Castle, a great … Continue reading