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Colouring the Nation

'Colouring the Nation', an online exhibition hosted by National Museums, Scotland is now live. This exhibition contains over 500 images of patterns from the NMS Turkey Red Collection + contextual essays on the Turkey Red industry. A book to accompany the exhibition will also be available soon.

www.nms.ac.uk/turkey_red/colouring_the_nation.aspx

An accompanying podcast is also available on iTunes looking at the global networks of the Turkey Red industry & some ways in which the dyes & fabrics were used:

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/loud-peculiar-but-also-versatile/id568415643?1=143201378&mt=2