16th C Scots Charmstone

Replica of a 16th century silver and quartz crystal charm-stone belonging to the Stewarts of Ardsheal, Argyll, now stored in the National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh.


Hand-made for a member of the historic interpretation team at Stirling Castle, from 925 sterling silver and natural quartz stone.

Photograph of original artefact courtesy of National Museum of Scotland:
http://nms.scran.ac.uk/database/record.php?usi=000-100-002-748-C