Lunula

Detail of forging a Lunula

Ancient Metalworking Techniques

Research by Brian Clarke
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Brian has been doing research into some of the Gold items in the the National Museum in Dublin, Some years ago they asked Brian if he could make an exact replica of a Lunulas in their possession. This was an exciting challenge, as the Lumulae were forged from an ingot.



Images of the forging of a Lunula by Brian

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Ribbon Torcs

Hollow Tube Torcs

Flanged Torcs

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