Daily Archives: September 1, 2012

A history of Ireland in 100 objects – An Empty Cooking Pot from about 1845

This Irish Times article from Fintan O’Toole’s  excellent ‘A History of Ireland in 100 Objects ‘ series, links back very nicely to my recent post on Knockfierna, County Limerick and the remnants of the Famine Village there. Click to read about the importance of this pot in Irish households. http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/weekend/2012/0901/1224323426718.html

A history of Ireland in 100 objects.

The Irish Times


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