Object of the Month


Each month, a different item from the Newstead collection will be explored as we take a deep dive into what these items can tell us about Byron’s life and legacy. Each month, we’ll explore a different aspect of his life and personality through displays and videos on site and online.

These objects have been researched and presented by Dr Sam Hirst, Academic Fellow, University of Nottingham.

Object of the Month: Dog Collar

Object of the Month: Reading Byron’s 1811 will

Object of the Month: Byron’s Letters about John Edleston

Object of the Month: Album including copies of Byron’s early poetry


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