Exhibition – Treasured Possessions from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment

24 March – 6 September | Adeane Gallery (12)

Through the display of 300 diverse and engaging objects, visitors can experience a dazzling journey from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment periods. The artifacts were all once treasured possessions and reflect the personal tastes and aspirations of their owners.

Watch from the Fitzwilliam's collection

Watch from the Fitzwilliam’s collection

The exhibition illustrates the impact of global trade on European tastes through the appearance of elaborate dinner services, glassware, furniture, linen, clothes, jewellery, ornaments and books.

 http://www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/gallery/treasuredpossessions/

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