Gemstone Tag

  • Object: Staff (Bishop Crosier (Staff))

    Object: Staff (Bishop Crosier (Staff))

    Sep 27, 2018

    This object is a staff that was used by Bishop John (Kallos) of Amorion of the Greek Orthodox Church. This particular staff is called a crosier which is a stylized staff that represents the Orthodox Bishops and senior monastic officers [...]

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  • Object: Brooch

    Object: Brooch

    Sep 27, 2018

    This item is a brooch that was purchased by John King (1758-1842) and then passed down from granddaughter-to-granddaughter until it was given to the donor. The brooch is made of a dark gray colored metal, that may have been gold [...]

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