Archive - 2005 - Story
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-12-21 19:22
A 13th century marble nativity scene by sculptor Arnolfo di Cambio in the oratory of the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore in Rome is scheduled to be removed from the church for restoration.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2005-12-21 13:21
Their Majesties Kitadate-tenno and Æsa Gilsdottir dubbed Dumal Ruthilcarid as a Knight of the SCA at the Boar's Feast event on December 10.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-12-21 10:18
Vicountess Elashava bas Riva, Seneschal of Northshield, has posted a photo album from the Boar's Head event which took place December 10, 2005.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2005-12-21 08:07
Tatiana Melville was summoned by Their Majesties Kitadate-tenno and Æsa Gilsdottir at Their court at Boar's Feast, and asked to stand vigil for elevation to the Order of the Pelican.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-12-20 16:44
Looking for the perfect gift for the SCAdians fighter in the family? How about a sword and board that doubles as a bedside table?
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-12-20 13:39
The Yale University Press looks at Shopping in the Renaissance: Consumer Cultures in Italy, 1400-1600, a new book by Evelyn Welch, which looks at the social anxieties of the Renaissance marketplace.
Submitted by Kristiana on Tue, 2005-12-20 09:33
On December 10, 2005 at the Boar's Head event in the Kingdom of Northshield, during evening court, their Majesties Æsa Gilsdottir and Kitadate-tenno recognized Kevin O'Shaughnessy as a Master of the Pelican and a Master of the Laurel.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2005-12-20 08:44
Give him a couple of years to learn to walk, then teach the lad how to fold a kilt! Aidan Gabriel Duncan was born to Lorien (Skye) Pletcher, aka Lady Deirdre de Maccuswell, on December 11, 2005.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Mon, 2005-12-19 22:15
The historic Church House at South Tawton was packed to bursting point on Nov. 30, 2005, as visitors came to marvel at the extensive restoration work on the 500-year-old building.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-12-19 16:41
Maximumawesom.com wonders how much time could have been saved if the Fellowship of the Ring had just used a catapult....
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-12-19 13:47
Archaeological evidence from Roman forts shows that women held an important place in Roman military life.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-12-18 20:44
Ban tigherna Aine ingen MaelPatraic reports on the Artisan's Row at the recent Boar's Head event in the Kingdom of Northshield. She has also posted photos.
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2005-12-18 15:25
"Antonello da Messina: Sicily's Renaissance Master" will be on display in the European Paintings Galleries of the Metropolitan Museum of Art through March 5.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Sun, 2005-12-18 11:09
The Blago Fund team made a tour of the Manasija monastery where they paid a visit to the monastery library and were acquainted with the precious cultural heritage lying there.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-12-17 20:51
Iasmin de Cordoba reports on the recent Middle Kingdom Cooks' Symposium.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Sat, 2005-12-17 15:50
Wardens at an historic site in Cornwall are asking for help to conserve the archaeological remains on the landmark.
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2005-12-17 13:33
On December 16, TRM Aaron and Alisandra, King and Queen of Atenveldt, became the proud parents of Timothy Austin Eager, their second son.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-12-17 09:48
Archaeologists are marveling at what appears to be a Bronze Age pyramid found recently near Visoko, Bosnia-Herzegovina. If this is a true pyramid, it will be the first ever found in Europe.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Fri, 2005-12-16 21:46
Welsh poet Twm Morys joined a group of school children as they gathered in the woods of Wales for a day of lessons which included poetry writing, stories of Coed Felinrhyd and walking in the woods.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2005-12-16 18:19
"Hesse: A Princely German Collection," which featuring the Darmstadt Madonna among other works from the Hesse family collection, will be on display at the Portland Art Museum through March 19, 2006.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-12-16 14:54
Linda Moore, President of the SCA, Inc., has released the report from the latest Board of Directors meeting which took place by conference call December 6, 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-12-16 08:25
Eyvandr Gunnarsson reports that his armor was stolen from the Rockridge BART station in Oakland, California December 13, 2005. Please be on the lookout for armor for sale in unusual situations.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Thu, 2005-12-15 19:32
Carlisle Castle was back to its festive best on Dec. 9, 2005, after Mayor Sandra Fisher threw the switch to light the Christmas tree on the city’s battlements.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-12-15 15:49
Lord Chris has posted photos from the recent Evening at the Piedpowder Alehouse event held in Eskalya (Anchorage, Alaska) in the Principality of Oertha.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-12-15 12:18
Due to overwhelming interest, Siridean has posted instructions for ordering DVDs of the recent Known World Rattan Symposium.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-12-15 09:11
Telecommunications engineer and genealogist Henry Christmas hopes that DNA will help him discover the single ancestor with the surname "Christmas."
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-12-14 18:44
Squabbling over repairs to the basilica commemorating the birthplace of Jesus may endanger the Church of the Nativity, according to Telegraph reporter Tim Butcher. He writes that the three Christian communities in charge of maintaining the church cannot agree on restoration methods.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2005-12-14 16:22
Intrepid Atenveldt subjects bravely ventured from their home in the Shire of Windale into the nether planes, emerging from the murky depths with the Truth about what really happens to heraldic submissions.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Wed, 2005-12-14 12:13
A 12th century window, an archaeological gem which gives an insight into the lost world of Merton Priory, has gone on display at the Museum of London.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-12-14 08:45
Archaeologists have discovered the remains of an Iron Age warrior near Dunbar, Scotland. The grave is only the third such ever found in the country.