Veil pins

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Veil pins

Postby Louise » 10 Nov 2008, 15:38

I have been looking for pins, specially those used for veil with a type of gem or stone on the end. The only one I have found so far is the one from London
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Does any of you know of other finds?
Louise
 

Re: Veil pins

Postby Peter » 11 Nov 2008, 16:03

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This one might be a veil pin. It is 52 mm long, and made of bronze. It was found in Threaves Castle in Scotland, and has been dated 14th-15th century.
Mordlysten krigsman, rå och hård i hjertat,
Och med ett samvete som helvet rymligt,
Skall rasa fritt med blodbestänkta händer
Och meja edra friska jungfrur af
Och edra fagra spenabarn som gräs
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Re: Veil pins

Postby Louise » 11 Nov 2008, 21:56

Uh very nice! Thanks Peter.
Louise
 


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