THE ROYAL COLLECTIONS FROM NORTH AMERICA

Exhibition « Wampum. Beads of Diplomacy in New France »

Shell beads from North America known as wampum are more than just a raw material transformed into…

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Gradhiva n°33 - Wampum : les perles de la diplomatie

This issue of Gradhiva traces the tracks of the surviving examples of wampum in France, which are…

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The Workshop "Tanning Hides"

Identifying the tanning process used on a hide held in a museum is no easy task, unless you are -…

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Private Viewing of the Exhibition "An Inquisitive Prince"

In the history of what are generally termed the French 'Royal' collections, there is one that has…

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Denis-Jacques Fayolle (2)

When the Count of Artois was constituting his Cabinet, his sons were living in the north wing of the…

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Denis-Jacques Fayolle (1)

The name of Denis-Jacques Fayolle is inseparable from the cabinet of curiosities which…

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Events

EXHIBITION

Wampum
Beads of Diplomacy in New France

February 8 - May 15, 2022

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