What a Pest: Managing Moths and the Corryvrechan Tapestry

National Museums Scotland Blog

http://blog.nms.ac.uk/2015/04/20/what-a-pest-managing-moths-and-the-corryvrechan-tapestry/

By Lynn McClean

At eight metres high and four metres wide the Corryvrechan tapestry is one of the largest in the collection. It was designed by Kate Whiteford and woven by the Dovecot Studios for the opening of the Museum of Scotland in 1998 (which, along with the Royal Museum, became the National Museum of Scotland in 2006) but in 2003 it was moved to a more prominent position in Hawthornden Court.

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