Re: [Authentic_SCA] I posted this question elsewhere too but...
>I have a niece being christened on 15th, and I'm having troubleone thing would be a piece of coral jewellery. Coral was considered a
>selecting a suitable gift. Most of the modern gifts are awfully
>tacky, and I think largely based in Victorian tradition. I know
>infant mortality was very high in the medieval period, so people may
>not have given gifts in the same way.
>What might have been given in period?
charm for children, and was often used as a teething aid too. Take
care though, some that is sold is from endangered areas and that
shouldn't be encouraged...