Charms of the Chatelaine

This has some spectacular enamel charms on it – quite a collector’s piece and a joy to find while searching today. I think this is a 1920’s item, long past the time of the Victorian Chatelaines and purely decorative of course – but what fabulous charms! click here for more details of this spectacular chatelaine

Word of the day ‘TUT as in King

Laurie has it all over the rest of you – about 10 words more! I think I’ll change the second prize from my favorite word to the person who sends the most. When Howard Carter revealed the discovery of Pharaoh Tutankhamen’s Tomb in November 1922 a rage for Egyptalia erupted throughout the western world. The […]