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Museum Award Winners Announced

Sopme of the works awaiting conservation.
Sopme of the works awaiting conservation.
Sopme of the works awaiting conservation.

There are strong international and political themes to this year's award with grants going to the Peace Museum, Bradford, The American Museum in Bath and The Marx Memorial Library in conjunction with Islington Museum.

All three grants will support conservation of embroidered banners and samplers for exhibitions and access projects.

The Society offers awards of up to £5,000 for textile related projects within the museum, archive or conservation sector. The next round of awards will be in 2017.

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Lucienne Day Award Winner

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