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UNCOVERING STORIES OF MILITARY COLLECTING

Nicole Hartwell tells the story of a delicatelyembroidered Indian textile whose appearance is at odds with the tumultuous and bloody period of British Indian history to which it is connected

MILITARY HISTORY

Nana Sahib’s ‘purdah’
Indian dagger, which was acquired by surgeon Valentine M. McMaster
Miniature photograph of surgeon Valentine M. McMaster wearing the Victoria Cross won in 1857
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In this packed issue we continue our pioneering new series which focuses on the Stewart queen consorts, exploring the life of Arabella Drummond (c.1350-1401) who played a significant role in governing the country following the incapacity of her husband Robert III of Scots. Also in this issue: · The ‘richest commoner’ and his Barra tenants · Excavations beneath the streets of Inverness · New reconstruction of St Andrew’s Cathedral Plus: Family history advice, archaeology dig reports and finds analysis, National Records of Scotland column and lots more…