Beetle Wing Embroidery (Havant)
24 June 2008 23:00 - 23:00
Location: Havant Museum, 56 East Street, Havant, PO9 1BS, UK.
In the 19th century the iridescent wing cases from brightly coloured beetles were popular trimmings for women's dresses and accessories. A talk with examples of beetle wing embroidery from the Museum Service's collections by Alison Carter, Senior Keeper of Art and Design.
This is a National Insect Week event.
This event was not organised by the AES. Please contact the event organiser if you have any queries.
Event organiser: Hampshire County Council Museums and Archives Service
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