Pewter Now: Pewter in Sheffield

 

To accompany the Pewter Now exhibition join Richard Abdy, Director of Wentworth Pewter, for this brief talk on the history of the pewter industry in Sheffield: its origins, growth and decline.

The talk will pick up certain key makers and individual craftsmen and show some of the pieces that made them, there will also be pieces available to handle and it will conclude with an overview of the industry now in Sheffield and beyond and what the future might hold.

FREE with museum admission. 

Museum admission to be paid on arrival at the ticket desk (Adults £7.50 with gift aid, Concessions £6.05 with gift aid).

 

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