Jewelry/Lapidary

Creating ornamental works from precious and semiprecious stones

Evening Star: 6th Century Jewelry Fragments Declared Treasure

A treasure trove inquest held recently in Great Suffolk, England, has declared a collection of jewelry fragments discovered by a metal detector to be treasure.

Chester Chronicle: Viking Treasure Discovered in Yorkshire, England

A metal detector enthusiast has discovered a hoard of Viking-era jewelry near Huxley, England.

Paternosters Mailing List

The PATERNOSTERS e-mail list at Yahoo! Groups is for people interested in historical rosaries, paternosters, and other prayer beads. If you re-create, research, collect, or just admire and are interested in the variety of historical rosaries (etc.), you are very welcome to join this list!

Paternoster-Row: A history of rosaries and paternosters

Paternoster-Row is about the history of medieval rosary beads, paternosters, and prayer beads, with illustrations, replicas, and bibliography.

Tudor/Stewart Ring Unearthed in West Wycombe, England

Local hobbyists using metal detectors have discovered a gold ring dating from late Tudor or early Stewart England.

1st Century Roman Horse Ornament Found in Croatia

A small, crescent-shaped ornament designed to be worn by a horse has been discovered near the Croatian city of Drnis.

14th century brooches declared national treasure

Two 14th century brooches (one in 24-carat gold, with an inscription; the other in braided silver wire) found by metal-detecting enthusiasts have been declared treasures by the British Museum.

Viking Gold Arm Ring Found

What is believed to be the biggest gold Viking arm ring ever found, has been discovered among the possessions of a recently deceased local man.

Torc Fragment Declared Treasure Trove

A fragment of gold and silver alloy found earlier this year, believed to be the missing part of the famous torc found at Snettisham in 1965, has been declared treasure trove by the coroner.

Garnet and Gold Treasure Found by Metal Detector

31-year-old Paul Devenyi used a metal detector to find a treasure recently in Leicestershire when the hobbyist unearthed a beautiful gold and garnet pendant.

Treasure Cast Pewter Products

TreasureCast designs and manufactures pewter jewelry, cloak clasp, belts, and more.

Renaissance Jewelry & Medieval Jewelry by Dorothea

Beautiful handcrafted Renaissance, Medieval and Elizabethan jewelry designs incorporate unique handmade glass stones & Czech glass pearls among other components.

Sapphire & Sage Renaissance Jewelry & Accessories

Handcrafted Renaissance/Medieval Era portrait-inspired jewlery: girdle belts, necklaces, earrings, bodice jewelry, brooches, circlets, collars, rings, beaded trim, loose pearls and stones, and more. Custom orders welcomed.