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    hair

    Identifier: 1855.3 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    auburn curled hairpiece with tortoiseshell clasp with brass catch, three large curls twisted onto wire and attached to clasp

    During the late Victorian times, it was fashionable to create lavish, c...

    hair

    Identifier: 1855.4 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    auburn curled hairpiece with tortoiseshell clasp with brass catch, three large curls twisted onto wire and attached to clasp

    During the late Victorian times, it was fashionable to create lavish, c...

    hat

    Identifier: 1994.256 · Date: 1930 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    A flat crowned hat in black felt with a black polished leather peak and a band of black elasticated braid embroidered with yellow thread BURGH OFFICER. A leather chin strap with black enamelled met...

    document

    Identifier: 1994.1164 · Date: 6/11/1839 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    Dunbar Burgess Ticket, stiff rectangular paper folded twice, pale inscription in black ink on pencil lines, side carries red silk ribbon woven into the left side and remains of sealing wax, suggest...

    rattle

    Identifier: 1513 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    Silver baby's rattle with whistle at extremity and 8 bells in two tiers, engraved with simple patterns. There is a metal loop for hanging under the whistle and an engraved 'L' with faint letters or...

    Jacobite Souvenir

    Identifier: 1259 · Date: 1745 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    small wood and glass framed display of two mementos or souveniers of Prince Charles - a curl of hair from a wig and a square of red/green/yellow tartan. Text `PART OF COAT & WIG OF PRINCE CHARLES F...

    hat

    Identifier: 1995.927 · Date: early 20th C · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    Miner`s safety helmet of leather; crown black and hard with tan strap stitched front to rear holding lamp-loop, brim is pierced at front & turned up, broadens at back into a long spatulate tail; so...

    sample * textile cloth swatch

    Identifier: 2000.257.154 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    This is a set of nine fabric swatches. The swatches are separate and are all light colours of blues, purples and browns. There are no labels on the swatches.

    This woollen cloth was made at Hadding...

    sample * textile cloth swatch

    Identifier: 2000.257.152 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    This is a set of 4 rectangular tartan textile swatches held together at the top with two pieces of wire. The top swatch has a rectangular, cloth label on it which reads 'Macnab OF HADDINGTON WEAVER...

    sample * textile cloth swatch

    Identifier: 2000.257.151 · Author: East Lothian Council Museums Service

    This is a set of five fabric swatches. The swatches are held together by a black plastic strip at the top with two 'buttons' through it. Only some of the pieces are labelled. The back of the first ...