Highlights from 125 Treasures
Delve into this selection of objects from our new book, 125 Treasures from the Collections of the National Trust.
From samurai armour and a fully furnished dolls' house, to the earliest English globe in existence and a musical elephant automaton – each object has a fascinating story to tell.
" I first visited Mount Stewart when I was 13. I had seen Hambletonian by George Stubbs in my textbooks, but it was only when I was face to face with the painting that I fully appreciated its beauty - its depth of colour and the sheer size of it. "