Research & Community Projects

Mary Burridge, Erling Holm, Hernán López-Fernández
1926 silk satin and lace wedding dress worn in Toronto by Mrs Ruth Bernice Burnham nee Ratcliff. Made by Martha located at 65 Bloor Street West, a leading Toronto couturier at the time. Gift of Dorothy de Haas. ROM 996.115.1.1-4. Jeanne Lanvin silk crepe evening dress, worn by donor for her wedding in 1913. Purchased at Eaton's College Street in Toronto. Gift of Mrs John MacIntosh Duff. ROM 965.53.1
Alexandra Palmer
World Culture
Jean-Bernard Caron
Natural History
Jean-Marc Moncalvo, Doug Currie, Judith Eger, Burton Lim, Mark Engstrom, Tim Dickinson, Richard Winterbottom
Natural History
Robert Mason, Kay Sunahara, Chen Shen
World Culture
Wuzhu coins of the Han Dynasty, 206 BC – AD 220 (926.9.25.1.1-.40.3), Spade-shape coin of the Eastern Zhou Dynasty, 771 - 221 BC (926.9.6.1.6.2), Kangxi Tongbao coin of the Qing Dynasty, AD 1644 - 1911 (926.9.216.3.1)
Chen Shen
World Culture
The orange flag on this Red Knot's leg indicates it was banded in Argentina.
Allan Baker
Natural History
Front and verso of Carte-de-visite of Nazir Jaan tawaif of Gwalior, by Mushkooroodowlah, albumen print mounted on board, Lucknow, India, 1860s-1880s, 2007.17.1.91. Cyrus and Ruth Jhabvala Collection. This acquisition was made possible by the generous support of the Louise Hawley Stone Charitable Trust.
Deepali Dewan
World Culture
Cotton textile printed with photo montage of various famous international tourist sites and modes of transportation including an American Airlines DC10, American, 1930s-40s. Acquisition made possible by the generous support of the Textile Endowment Fund (2001.123.8) Beate Elenique, printed furnishing cotton with nude rider on horseback, by Salvador Dali, American?, mid 20th century. Acquisition made possible by the generous support of the Textile Endowment Fund (2001.123.9)
Alexandra Palmer
World Culture
Angelina lace dress, published in Time Magazine and shown at the Fall 1960 Association of Canadian Couturiers collection. Gift of Angelina Fabbro. ROM 971.431 Federica silk satin evening dress and jacket, embroidered with crystals. Gift of Mrs Jeannie Hersenhoren. ROM 978.32.a-c
Alexandra Palmer
World Culture
Exploring the Letti Basin
Krzysztof Grzymski
World Culture
Hollow-brick Han tomb reconstruction, Gallery of Chinese Architecture.
Chen Shen
World Culture