A lecture is planned at 6.30 on 9 October 2019 in the Victoria and Albert Museum by Celina Fox and Jonny Yarker on ‘Diplomatic Diamonds. Gifts (and Brickbats) from James Harris, 1st Earl of Malmesbury’s European embassies, 1767-1797.’ The museum contains many diplomatic gifts, including Lord Malmesbury’s. For further information, please email Alice Minter