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Collection Summary

Collection Title
Ethnography Collection
Description
The City Museum and Art Gallery's Ethnography collection is stored at this museum. It includes material from Africa, Asia, America, and the South Pacific.
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The City Museum and Art Gallery's Ethnography collection is stored at this museum. It includes material from Africa, Asia, America, and the South Pacific.
Date range of collection
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Accumulation Dates
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Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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Location Details

The Commandery
Sidbury Worcester WR1 2HU
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WM000011 
Telephone
01905 361 821
Fax
01905 361 822 
Building Information
Founded as a hospital in the late 11th.C., the Commandery to be seen now is a timber-framed structure which dates mainly from 1500.
Collections Overview
The collections relate primarily to the Civil War period, and to the history of the building.
Display Overview
Displays relate to the Civil War, and to the history of the building, including period room settings. Charles II held his council of war at the Commandery before the Battle of Worcester. A unit of the Sealed Knot Society is based at the Commandery, and stages regular events there.
Star Objects
Clothiers pall
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

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