Ten Minute Treasures No. 1: Veronica Pilgrim Badge

LEARN ABOUT PILGRIM BADGES HERE!

During this lockdown period I am sharing a new series with you all – Ten Minute Treasures with Old Father Thames.

In each episode I’ll share a very special mudlarking find along with a bitesize history lesson. This week we are looking at my Veronica Pilgrim Badge, which I found on the tidal River Thames foreshore in 2017. So, strap in and get some fast history!

RESEARCH RESOURCES MENTIONED IN THE VIDEO

Portable Antiquities Scheme www.finds.org.uk

Museum of London www.museumoflondon.org.uk

British Museum www.britishmuseum.org

Medieval Badges – Waterloo University www.medievalbadges.ca

British Art Studies – Issue 6 http://britishartstudies.ac.uk/issues/issue-index/issue-6

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