See some of the Irish Folklife Division's collection of material related to the culture, traditions and crafts of the Traveller community in Ireland.
Made by Patrick McDonagh, Roscommon
Acquired in 1931
Made in 1960
Group of tin objects
Made by Mickey Doherty, Co Donegal
Half pint milk measure
Made of tinplate
Made by Joseph Molloy, Co Donegal
Made by Mike Maughan, 1960
Made by Mike Mongan
Read more about this collection and some of the initiatives and projects exploring Traveller culture.
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