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In 1500 Henry VII provided funds to the Hospital of the Savoy on the Strand to establish free accommodation to 100 homeless men. The wardens at the hospital were issued with a Tudor rose badge to remind the homeless and the general public of his generosity. Tudor; early 16th century

Newly Discovered Viking Hoard In Scotland Included A Gold Pin In The Shape Of A Bird.

Pilgrim Badge impressions

Pilgrim Badge, pewter cross bow.Date 14th/15th Century The Netherlands

Mirrorcase. Fifteenth century. This would have been used by pilgrims to capture the reflection of a shrine, so that they could take the magic power of it with them. The crucifixion scene shows Saint John to the left, with a bible, and Mary to the right carrying a purse. Above the figure of Christ is a sun and moon.

Pilgrim badges, 14th C. Musée National du Moyen Âge

A rare and beautifully preserved English pewter badge, depicting St. George slaying the dragon and dating to around 1400 - 1550 AD.

Pilgrim's Badge in the form of a Martyr's palm frond, 14th

Badge with Martyrdom of Saint Edmund

Pewter badge

Pilgrim badge and mould


Mendel Housebook, Amb. 317.2° Folio 29 verso, c 1425, Nuremberg (Nürnberg)

medieval button

14th century lead-alloy devotional panel, approx. 130mm x 90mm © MOLA

Frans Floris de Vriendt, The Portrait of a Guild Officer, ca. 1563/1565 Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna

A cast Medieval bronze retainer's badge or mount showing the 'sun, moon and star' emblem, See Mitchiner, M., Medieval Pilgrim and Secular Badges, page 195 for similar pewter examples. The 'star and crescent' (sun, moon and star) symbols were a traditional badge of the Plantagenets during the period Richard I to Edward I and were also popular in the 14th century. Measures 25mm X 23mm.

Mold for casting a goddess figurine Nahariya Middle Canaanite Period, 19th-17th century BCE Stone H: 20.8; W: 5.9 cm Israel Antiquities Authority

Selection of Medieval dress ornaments Date 1301 AD - 1500 AD

Caherduggan Belt. A detail shot showing the stunning condition of the belt, replete with hinged heraldic motifs. Discovered 2012 in Irish castle well; apparently not yet dated.

Metal Sand Molding instructions.

A VENETIAN GLASS ENAMELLED BEAKER CIRCA 1500 Barrel-shaped with an everted rim, moulded with bands of nodules enriched in gilding, below a thread with blue and white rope-twist and a band of beads and flowerheads in white, blue and red enamels enriched in gilt, the lower part with white and red beads above a milled foot, with a kick-in base

Soapstone Carving Blocks - Woodworking

Casting moulds Soapstone, sand stone, slate Björkö, Adelsö, Uppland, Sweden. SHM 5208

Authentic bronze buttons Vikings. Kievan Rus. 812 от TreeAntiques