Chalice Well Pendant
Chalice Well -is by the Tor (Chalice Hill) near Glastonbury, England. The Tor is said to be the home of Gwynn ap Nud, the Fairy King. The area is know as an ancient Druidic site and is famed for it's magical gardens as well as the healing properties of the Well. It is said that Joseph of Arimathea brought the Holy Grail there, and has been associated with King Arthur, the Isles of Avalon.
[aprox. 1-5/16" across]
*Hand Poured Pewter. Made in the USA by Mark Krehbiel
*Mark is a Master Whitesmith with over 30 years self-mastering his trade. The pewter Mark pours is lead free, based on a 2000 year old white bronze called "Britannia" which has a unique brightness and warm touch. Mark does all the work himself in midcoast Maine including the original drawings (photography where possible), plate making and the making of the mold. He hand pours each piiece one at a time and continues the handmade process through all 30 steps to the finished piece. It is truly old world craftsmanship, made in New England.