Re: [sig] Introduction and question
- I have a mold for casting pewter coins from when my husband and I were the
local seated Baron and Baroness...it has our names on one side with Rurik's
trident and the other side was the baronial arms but we can make a separate
back for it now if we wanted.
Pewter coins are very easy to make.
On Wed, Jul 11, 2012 at 5:43 AM, Sfandra <seonaid13@...> wrote:
> I know of no source for replica coins, but I did find an inexpensive army
> insignia that's awfully close to Ivan IV's crest:
> You could look for anything w/ the double-headed eagle, or make up
> something of your own & learn to cast or stamp. :-) You could use bulk
> charms from a wholesaler (http://www.closeoutjewelryfindings.com/index.htm)
> or beads, or anything. I'm currently using a metal stamping of a bird of
> paradise/firebird, but in the past I've given out various things, from
> fancy pocket mirrors (
> to bottle openers! (the latter was at Pennsic. Because hey, you always
> need a bottle-opener at Pennsic) :-)
> Boiarynia Sfandra Dmitrieva Chernigova
> O.L., O.M., K.O.E., Haus VDK, East Kingdom
> Never 'pearl' your butt.
> From: Kira <kira.baranova@...>
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Sent: Wednesday, July 11, 2012 1:16 AM
> Subject: [sig] Introduction and question
> I am Kira Baranova, from the Kingdom of An Tir. I am very excited to have
> joined this group and can see I have a LOT of reading to do. I chose a
> Russian persona to pay homage to my hometown in Alaska, and also because I
> love the clothing. I still have a lot to learn about the culture and to
> pick a more specific time period, but I think I am in the right place for a
> lot of that.
> My question - Is there a chance of obtaining Russian coins to use as
> "thank you" tokens? If so, where would I go?
> Thank you in advance for your help!
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