Pen-knife style cutlery set of knife, fork and spoon, issued to Royal Navy sailors during the First World War.
Brass plaque `Home Sweet Home`
Oval brass plaque or hot-plate ornately carved to read `Home Sweet Home`. Found on Balevullin beach by donor.
Portable sewing machine, ca 1900
Ornate, pearled, hand-operated, `Medium` sewing machine in an ornate wooden carrying case, made in Glasgow by Kimball & Morton between 1887 and 1910. Includes cotton thread manufactured by J&P Coats, Paisley. Belonged to Maggie Robertson. From the belongings of Angus MacLean, Scarinish.
Cast iron strainer
Heavy cast iron hand-strainer, probably used for removing large items such as vegetables and meat from the stewing pot, or for slowly melting more solid substances. Designed so that the stock/substance drained down the herring-bone channels into the central bowl from which it could then be poured.