Cloth Cultures: Season 1 – Ep 3 – Linen 1

Featuring Dr Anna Garnett, Curator for the Petrie Museum of Egyptian and Sudanese Archaeology and Fiona McKelvie of McBurney and Black, specialists in Irish Linen.

Episode 3

Focussing on four fabrics – silk, linen, wool and cotton – Amber investigates the global strands of local stories that link Lancashire, at the heart of the textile industry in Britain, to areas throughout Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas.