Revealing Histories: Remembering Slavery

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stand & cruet stand - Responses by gallery visitors and staff

Ship canal cruet set gallery trail label: It seems to symbolise the riches - Whitfield, Chris - Manchester Art Gallery

Ship canal cruet set - It seems to symbolise the riches

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IT SEEMS TO SYMBOLISE THE RICHES THAT THE CITY MERCHANTS WERE GAINING BUT HIDES THE SUFFERING AND TORTURE THAT MADE IT.

This is a label written by a visitor to Manchester Art Gallery in response to the Revealing Histories: Remembering Slavery Gallery Trail of objects on display that are linked to the transatlantic slave trade.

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