February 2021 Objects

We have a wonderful mix of clothing and textile objects to choose from for this vote, the first of 2021. The Objects are all part of the forthcoming digital exhibition Highland Threads, which will launch on 1st April 2021. You can find out more about Highland Threads here.

Browse and discover more about each and then cast your vote to prioritise which gets made into a podcast first.

This vote is now closed but you can find the results of the more than 6000 votes here

18th Century Silk Dress – Glencoe Museum

Waistcoat & Jacket Belonging To Bonnie Prince Charlie – Inverness Museum & Art Gallery

Garments Knitted In The Gairloch Pattern – Gairloch Museum

A Roska Yacht Jersey – Ullapool Museum

Victorian Wedding Dress – Grantown Museum

Beetle Wing Dress – West Highland Museum

Children’s Knitted Swimming Costume – Highland Museum of Childhood

Late Victorian Outfit – Castletown Heritage Society

Fisherman’s Gansey – Wick Heritage Museum

The ‘Drummond Dress’ – Highland Folk Museum

Jumper designed by George Bain – Groam House Museum

Military Uniform – Strathnaver Museum

18th Century Brocade Dress – Dornoch Historylinks

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