THE EXHIBITION

Below are the 14 objects that feature in the HIGHLAND THREADS exhibition.
Click on each one to visit their dedicated feature page with video, galleries & more information.

If you have enjoyed this exhibition, please consider gifting your entrance fee to view an exhibition like this. You can support individual museums by visiting their specific object pages or you can donate here:

DRUMMOND SILK TARTAN DRESS
HIGHLAND FOLK MUSEUM

GENTLEMAN’S WAISTCOAT & JACKET
INVERNESS MUSEUM

LATE VICTORIAN WEDDING DRESS
GRANTOWN MUSEUM

SPITALFIELDS SILK ‘LONG SACK’ DRESS
GLENCOE MUSEUM

 

  

LADIES MOURNING DRESS
CASTLEHILL HERITAGE

BEETLEWING DRESS
WEST HIGHLAND MUSEUM

ROSKA YACHT JERSEY
ULLAPOOL MUSEUM

CHILD’S JUMPER
GROAM HOUSE

FISHERMAN’S GANSEY
WICK HERITAGE

GAIRLOCH PATTERN SOCKS
GAIRLOCH MUSEUM

BALMORAL CAP
STRATHNAVER MUSEUM

KNITTED BATHING SUIT
HIGHLAND MUSEUM OF CHILDHOOD

4th SEAFORTH
HIGHLANDERS UNIFORM 

TAIN & DISTRICT MUSEUM

SILK BROCADE DRESS
DORNOCH HISTORYLINKS

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