Iron Age copper finger ring ~Hand forged

A one day course in delicate forgework

Mentored by

Simon Summers Heritage Blacksmith

Experimental archeologist, consultant & tutor

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Location address: West Hoathly, RH19 4QS
Chosen age group:

Ages: 18+ years

Available tickets:
Iron Age Copper Ring £119.60
Next date: Saturday 30th Nov,
A summary
Iron Age copper finger ring - Hand forged FOR ADULTS 10:00AM – 4:30 PM Saturday, November 30th 2024 A one-day course in delicate forgework & forming. The student will hand forge a copper bar into a different section form, using a charcoal fired clay forge hearth with leather bellows. Create an intricate replica style ring of those worn by the Celtic peoples. Such rings were found during archaeology excavations at a site of a crannog (lake village) in the county of Somerset. With expert guidance, you will learn to carefully use a hammer to achieve bending techniques to form a perfect ring to fit the desired finger. Location: set within an ancient woodland upon a period Celtic Iron Age fort at Chiddinglye Estate, West Hoathly, East Sussex, RH19 4QS (near Forest Row) Want to gift this experience? This course would make a truly unique gift for someone who would treasure the making as well as the the object itself. Cost: £120 per person (includes metal) Bookings – email: Accommodation: Food: The Missing Link Brewery Simon Summers Heritage Blacksmith Experimental archaeologist - Consultant - Tutor Specialist in quintessentially Celtic (Iron Age) metalworks, la Tène Culture art in repoussé, forgeworks, iron smelting & related subjects. Sponsored by Earthclan Structures – Period structure hire for events Email:
About your mentor
Simon Summers Heritage Blacksmith
Experimental archeologist, consultant & tutor
Simon specialises in Celtic (Iron Age) La Tène culture repoussé and forge works.
Pricing information
Ticket nameIron Age Copper Ring
InformationThis ticket price includes all materials and tools and an admin fee for 1 adult.
Where we'll be
Chiddinglye Farm, Selsfield Road, West Hoathly, West Sussex, RH19 4QS

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