Heel of the embellished shoe
While up in Edmonton in March I popped into a shoe store, and of course found a super-cute pair of shoes… but a bit too expensive. A bunch of other shoes were on sale, and I asked the clerk just in case…. and they were on sale too! Sold!
Of course, as cute as they were, I thought they were still begging for a bit of an upgrade…
Viking personal adornment display at the Royal BC Museum – close up of the ornate pin and the festoon
In my previous post, I showed off some of the displays which included needle cases from the museums I visited in Iceland, as well as the Viking display from the Swedish Museum in Victoria, BC. Since I have a few additional photos from those displays, I thought I’d share them here.
Viking personal adornment display at the Royal BC Museum. This display included a skull with filed teeth, a large pin, a festoon, an ornate pin, whetstone, needle case, and purse.
The “personal adornment” display I showed in my previous post, and it includes a number of things beyond the needle case. Pictured above is the festoon and ornate brooch.