Provenance is the life story of an artefact and an understanding of its passage through the hands of its various owners.
All of these artefacts have provenance to people associated with National Trust places and give us some insight into their lives, interests, personal tastes and status.
Plate from a dessert set belonging to Fanny Harper of Woodbridge
Mourning ring commemorating the death in 1814 of John Hardey, grandfather of Joseph Hardey of Peninsula Farm
Aluminium saucepan provenanced to Elsie and John Curtin of Curtin Family Home
Autograph book celebrating the 1909 Golden Wedding Anniversary of George II and Amelia Layman of Wonnerup