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Object of the Week Object of the Week: A wooden box assembled by a Victorian plant hunter around EuropeTenacity and determination were highly prized attributes of plant hunters, as they faced both extreme danger and disappointment. Peter Veitch, of a family horticultural dynasty, was one of the best.02 September 2015
Object of the Week Object of the Week: Shackles used to imprison people below the deck of slave shipsNow the property of Liverpool's International Slavery Museum, these shackles were once used on slaver ships during the so-called Middle Passage second leg of the Transatlantic slave trade.06 January 2016
Object of the Week Object of the Week: The 90-year-old Gardner 4T5 at the Anson Engine Museum in CheshireFor our latest Object of the Week, we bring you one of the most revered engines at the much-loved museum in Poynton.15 July 2015