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Completed Conservation of Royal East India Volunteers Colours Visit to British Library

From: Monday 25.03.19
at 2:30pm
To: Monday 25.03.19
at 4:00pm
Location:

British Library - Centre for Conservation

96 Euston Road

London

NW1 2DB

Cost:

Free

Summary: 

Come and visit behind the scenes to celebrate the completion of this long project!  Visit is free but places are limited.

 

Event description: 

Two degraded silk colours belonging to the East India Company’s corps of Royal East India Volunteers are ready to exhibit after conservation. The flags and other objects from the India Office Records and Visual Arts Collections will be on display for a limited period. Book your tickets and come behind the scenes to talk to Liz Rose, the Library’s textile conservator, curators, and photographers who have made this transformation possible.