Lace Project

In November 2018 the Shetland Museum and Archives began the Lace Assessment Project, generously funded by Museums Galleries Scotland. Curator Carol Christiansen keeps you abreast of research and pieces uncovered in Shetland Museum’s collection of knitted lace as the two-year project unfolds.

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Lace Project

What's in a name?

An important part of the Lace Assessment Project is to catalogue each object to a level where its description will distinguish it from ...

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The Fine Detail of Fine Knitted Lace

Our project team for the Lace Assessment Project is myself as Project Leader, Tracey Hawkins, our trusted and dynamic Collections ...

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Lace Project Begins

Some of the most often heard sounds in our first floor gallery are the oohs and aahs from visitors viewing Shetland fine knitted lace. ...

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