TRINKETS & WARES

TRINKETS & WARES

  • Celtic, Boar

    Celtic Boar

    $18.00
    To Celtic people, the boar was a symbol of fearlessness. Some myths portrayed them as the fierce quarry who led their hunters to the Otherworld. Tacitus reported that a Celtic tribe in Germany wore amulets of the wild boar to protect themselves in battle...
    $18.00
  • Egyptian Anubis

    $18.00
    This stunning miniature is based on the sculpture found in King Tutankhamen’s tomb. Originally thought to be based on the jackals that roamed cemeteries at night, Anubis was the god of embalming rituals and adopted a human form with a dog’s...
    $18.00
  • Egyptian Coffin

    $18.00
    Coffins in Egyptian times were highly decorated with inscriptions and representations of gods, like Anubis, who would protect the dead person on the journey to the next world. The body would be mummified before it was placed into the wooden coffin, as it...
    $18.00
  • horus, Egyptian

    Egyptian Horus

    $18.00
    Horus was an Egyptian sky god in the form of a falcon whose right eye was the sun and his left eye the moon. According to myth, in a fight defeat Setekh of Ombos, Horus’ moon eye was damaged and healed by the god Thoth, but from then onwards the...
    $18.00
  • Egyptian, scarab, ornament, miniature, figure, gift, ware, giftware

    Egyptian Scarab

    $18.00
    The Egyptian scarab is the image of a dung beetle and sacred to the sun god. Dung beetles lay eggs in a pellet which they roll along and the Egyptians regarded this action as an image of the sun and its course through the heavens, rolled by a gigantic...
    $18.00
  • Interlaced Cross Circle Gem Pendant

    Interlaced Cross Circle Gem Pendant

    $15.00
    Celtic artists worked with stone, wood, metal and paint in a style characterized by its abstract nature, balance of form, delicacy, brightness of colour and most of all by its spirals and interlacing. Prior to the advent of Christianity in Britain this...
    $15.00
  • Keep, Calm, and, Carry, On, Mouse, Mat, pad

    Keep Calm and Carry On Mouse Mat

    $14.00
    The Keep Calm and Carry On poster was initially produced by the Ministry of Information, in 1939, at the beginning of the Second World War. It was intended to be distributed in order to strengthen morale of the British public in the event of invasion...
    $14.00
  • medieval, coin, earnings, trinket, Jewelry, jewellery, pendant, pewter,

    Medieval Coin Earrings

    $14.90
    The coins reproduced for these earrings are taken from an original Edward III quarter-noble, a gold coin struck shortly after 1344. During Medieval times coins were made by hand using an iron punch called a die. Two dies were needed for each coin, one...
    $14.90
  • owl, miniature, figurine, ornament, collectable, gift, ware, curiosity, collectible, historical, bronze

    Mini Owl of Minerva

    $18.00
    Minerva was the Roman goddess of wisdom and of war. The owl was the symbol of her wisdom. Minerva herself was derived from the Greek goddess Athena, who was also often portrayed with her owl. The sculpure is just one of a range of beautiful 'Miniature...
    $18.00
  • Moon, Gazing, Hare, rabbit, celtic

    Moon Gazing Hare

    $18.00
    The myth of the hare-in-the-moon is almost universal and goes back to ancient times. The hare is always an attribute of lunar deities and can symbolize fertility. The hare was important to the early Britains; Boadicea would release a hare at the...
    $18.00
  • cameo, trinket, Jewelry, jewellery, ring, pewter, Victorian

    Pewter Cameo Necklace - Medium

    $19.90
    It was during the Industrial Revolution that the Victorian jeweller was able to tool up for mass production. Machines formerly powered by hand or water were turning over to steam and gas and the pace and scope of jewellery production was vastly increased...
    $19.90