The Collections of the Cumings

The World in Walworth


Over 200 years ago Richard Cuming officially started his collection by purchasing items from the sale of the Leverian museum near Blackfriars Bridge. This started an obsession to create a miniature British Museum in Walworth which passed from father to son. Find out more about this family and the collections in this talk by Judy Aitken, curator.


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