Medieval Skull Clasp, made in 1500, it was designed for the road: it concerns a portable Book of Hours that was carried around by a pilgrim on religious pilgrimage. The clasp holds the book closed, which is decorated with a skull carved out of bone

Medieval Skull Clasp, made in 1500, it was designed for the road: it concerns a portable Book of Hours that was carried around by a pilgrim on religious pilgrimage. The clasp holds the book closed, which is decorated with a… Continue Reading