University of Atlantia

Course Detail

Early Period Beaded Necklaces

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Instructor:
Adelicia of Cumbria


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA73 October 4, 2008
Crs #:
307
Date:
Sat Oct 04
Time:
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Fee:
Length:
2 hrs
Credits:
2
Attendees:
17/∞
Room:
Course Category:
Arts & Sciences
Track:
No track assigned
Description
his class will take a look at the organization, construction and types of early period necklaces.  It will cover examples of 7th Century Frankish, 6 -8th century Anglo-Saxon, 9-10th Century Scandinavian.  We will look at archeological evidence, grave finds and other historic disucssion on jewellery, glass and stone beads.  The second part of the class, the student will be able to make their own necklace.  Instructor will provide beads, stringing material and some tokens and other bits and pieces to make a necklace of various types.  Material cost will cover cost handout and material.