Collections of Antiquities, Cork, 5 July (Seminar)

Posted: Tuesday, 03 June 2014

Robert Day: Cork's Premier Antiquarian Collector takes place on 5 July 2014 in the Crawford Art Gallery, Cork.

The one-day seminar will mark the centenary of Robert Day, one of Ireland's most important antiquarians and collectors. His private collection was said at the time to be second only to the National Museum of Ireland. The conference will explore the man, his contribution to Irish history and archaeology, his vast and important collection, as well as the controversies in which he was involved.

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