What do you collect Skirt Lifters

What do you collect Skirt Lifters
Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery

When: 02 October 2018 to 06 January 2019
Where: Finders Keepers? Gallery
Time: 10am - 5pm
Suitable for: Any age

Selected from a personal collection of 160 skirt lifters spanning three centuries, these objects combine the decorative tastes of the day with a functional solution to the problems posed by voluminous skirts. See jewelled and art nouveau pieces as well as complicated patented metal lifters.

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Do you have a collection that you would like to exhibit? We would be love to hear from anyone who has a collection that could fill the case at RAMM, email: ramm@exeter.gov.uk

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