Your article: Interesting items from India

A lamp from Tanjore, Madras, India.
A lamp from Tanjore, Madras, India.

This week, I would like to share with you some of the exhibits on display in the cabinet containing items from India on display here in the Stewart Museum.

Percy and Katharine Stewart travelled extensively in Asia during their first round the world tour in 1906, with a further visit in 1911.

They took in Ceylon (now Sri Lanka), India, China, Japan and the Dutch East Indies (now Indonesia) and brought back a number of very interesting items from their travels, among them, a number of very interesting items from India.

Read Peter’s full article in next week’s (12 February) people’s paper.