Episode 7: Forks, Forgery, and the Girl who Survived the Gallows

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By Curators Melissa and Poppy and Curators Melissa. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

In this episode, curators Melissa and Poppy explore museum artefacts with links to crime. Tune in to discover the remarkable story of Anne Greene, a seventeenth-century scullery maid who miraculously survived her own execution, and to find out how three friends in Alcatraz pulled off one of the most ambitious prison breaks of all time!
This week's Item Spotlight is also not one to miss! We'll be taking a look at the Unknown Woman of the Seine: the mystery woman with a face we'll all recognise...
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