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Vault Tour

with the Reduced Shakespeare Company

Take a peek at some of what the Reduced Shakespeare Company saw here on their July 2010 vault tour with then-Director Gail Kern Paster and Head of Reference Georgianna Ziegler. Even better, hear the podcast!

Episode 191. Reduced Shakespeare Company vault tour


What they saw ...
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Paster Reading Room

Frank O. Salisbury. Emily Jordan Folger. Oil on canvas, 1927

Shakespeare Memorial Bust

Frank O. Salisbury. Henry Clay Folger. Oil on canvas, 1927

Folger Art Vault

David Garrick as Macbeth and Hamlet. Silver tea caddy, ca. 1775.

John Howes after Cipriani. David Garrick unveiling a herm of Shakespeare and the Ephesian Diana. Enamel, 1777.

Objects depicting Dorothy Jordan and the Duke of Clarence, ca. 1790-1795

John Philip Kemble as Hamlet. Staffordshire pottery, ca. 1852

Cleopatra snake girdle, late 19th or early 20th century

Dagger, Henry Irving

Bracelet of Edwin Booth’s hair. Bracelet, 1879

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