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Visserstruien : Traditional Dutch Ganseys

21.10.2017 - 25.02.2018

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Visserstruien : Traditional Dutch Ganseys
Visserstruien : Traditional Dutch Ganseys

Exhibition of fishermen’s knitwear created by textile expert Stella Ruhe to mark this North Sea phenomenon - an art form and chapter in women’s history which came dangerously close to being forgotten but now inspires contemporary designers, knitters, writers, curators and historians the world over.

The exhibition showcases over 30 of Stella’s hand-knitted garments based on her extensive research of traditional designs.

21 October 2017 - 25 February 2018

Admission included in museum entry

Mon - Sat: 10.00 - 4.30; Sun: 12 - 4.30

last admissions 1 hour before closing.

More on Stella’s work can be found on her website: Traditional Dutch Ganseys

Produced with the generous support of the Anstruther Common Good Fund administered by Fife Council.

The Scottish Fisheries Museum Trust Ltd
St Ayles, Harbourhead, Anstruther, Fife KY10 3AB
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Tel (within UK): 01333 310628
Tel (from outside UK): +44 1333 310628
Charity Number: SC 006185 VAT Reg Number: 270 2790 64
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