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52 Weeks of Fantastic Bindings, Week 52: an embroidered Bible presented by Charles I, on behalf of Queen Anne, to Sir Harry Wardlaw of Pitreavie

Well, we’ve saved the best for last. The final post of this year-long series of fantastic bindings has been reserved for what is probably the most significant and beautiful binding in our collection: the Wardlaw Bible. This Bible is a copy of the c. 1640 Amsterdam printing of the Geneva Bible and New Testament along…

5 June 2012bindings

Inspired by…the carved stone – a MUSA lunchtime talk

The next talk in the “Inspired by…” series at MUSA is this Thursday, 19 January 2012, at 1 pm. Join Richard Welander, Head of Collections at Historic Scotland, to find out more about the ancient carved stone on display in Gallery 1. The stone was excavated from the grounds of St Andrews Cathedral and bears…

17 January 2012general information