Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2005-01-07 14:48
Shrewwood sells uniquely carved items with an eye to the past in horn, antler, wood, leather, amber and bone. Designs are influenced by Celtic and Scandinavian Dark Age artifacts.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2005-01-07 13:42
Lady Pegleg's Gifts and Crafts offers period game boards and pieces, wood furniture, and ornamental wood carvings (mostly with a Celtic theme).
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2005-01-07 13:17
The Crafty Celts specializes in jewelry from the Celtic period of European history.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-10-29 13:35
Researchers have been studying the "bog butter" regularly found buried in peat bogs in Scotland and Ireland for clues to what the substance really was.
Submitted by Aoife on Wed, 2004-10-20 09:46
Aoife's Links this week focus on a very appropriate seasonal topic: the history of the Halloween holiday, which dates back to the ancient Celtic and Roman civilizations.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-09-26 19:36
A new study by geneticists at Dublin’s Trinity College proves that the Irish and Scots are more closely related to Spaniards than to the Celts of central Europe.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Thu, 2004-09-02 21:54
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.
Submitted by Michael of Langley on Thu, 2004-09-02 15:10
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2004-08-30 13:23
Archaeologists have uncovered the grave of a woman who died around 900AD and was buried (near what is now north Dublin) with a collection of artifacts, including a stunning oval brooch from Scandinavia.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-08-24 15:34
The National Museum of Ireland has issued a statement dismissing claims by a Swedish researcher that Ireland was the legendary Atlantis.
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2004-08-15 11:07
Archaeologists have discovered that an extremely rare leather artifact, thought to be 1400 years old, was actually a satchel for books.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-08-07 07:46
The new King Arthur film has National Geographic wading into the debate about the historical King Arthur and Camelot.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2004-07-22 09:33
In an interview for The Boston Globe, Welsh bass-baritone Bryn Terfel mentions, "When I was doing 'Sweeney Todd,' I talked with Stephen Sondheim, who is interested in developing something based on 'The Mabinogion,' medieval stories from Wales."
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-07-07 13:26
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-06-28 18:05
The Archdruid of Wales has called for Stonehenge to be returned to his country.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Wed, 2004-06-23 10:35
Archaeologists working at Boscombe Down in England have found a 4300-year-old grave, which they believe contains the remains of people whose culture built the famous Stonehenge megaliths.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Tue, 2004-06-22 22:43
Historians are condemning the destruction of part of a Celtic fortress in County Kerry, Ireland, that was over 3,000 years old.
Submitted by Aoife on Mon, 2003-04-28 00:00
Aoife offers an eclectic blend this week with annotated resources for: "Lace, Celtic Knotwork, and Weights and Measures."