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Potted Histories: Strawberry Fields Forever

In-Focus Audio Tours Potted Histories II: Strawberry Fields Forever
This next look at flowers and their meanings in art focuses on the humble but delicious wild strawberry. Strawberries stand proudly among the many identifiable plants in European medieval manuscripts, and were especially popular in border decoration. Join Curator Jill Unkel as she guides you through marginal gardens to savour the symbolism of the succulent strawberry.

This video will be available from 11am on 2 June.

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