Virtual Museum Galleries

Click on the images below to visit the museum’s different galleries. Each will open in a new window or tab. Click on the image of the whalebone plaque at the bottom to return to the home page.

Paper weight from the Sullom Voe Oil Terminal. Date: 1980
Shetland Museum ART 2013.179.a

Seam rubber, Shetland. Date: probably 1830
Shetland Museum FPL 65739

Jeff Mackie building Ailsa, Westray skiff, Stromness. Date 2018
Westray Sailing Club

Luder Horn, Cunningsburgh. Date: possibly 19th century
Shetland Museum FIS 7506

Creative response being made by artist John Cumming, Stromness. Date: 2018

Whalebone plaque, Scar, Sanday. Date: AD 895 to 1035
Orkney Museum 1992.22.139

Please cite New Connections Across the Northern Isles (2019) when referencing materials from this virtual museum.