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Dirt, hygiene and filth at Wellcome Collection

Dirt: The filthy reality of everyday life, at the Wellcome Collection, opens with a warning. ‘This exhibition contains human remains,’ it says. It does. It also contains two of the most chilling exhibits I have seen. It begins reassuringly, tamely, with some homely images. First up is what looks like a grimy sash window, dull […]