Pauline Rushton

Curator of Costume and Textiles

Responsible for:

Western European dress and textiles, medieval ivories, toys and dolls and Western European musical instruments.

Specialist Interests:

Fashion and textiles, 1700 to the present day.


  • European Musical Instruments in Liverpool Museum, 1994
  • 18th Century Costume in National Museums Liverpool, 2004 (2nd edition)
  • Mrs Tinne's Wardrobe ; A Liverpool Lady's clothes, 1900-1940, March 2006
  • Hitched, Wedding Clothes in National Museums Liverpool, 2010

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Postal Address:

127 Dale Street
L2 2JH