Jewels, Hair and Accessories of the Middle Ages
Just another sites.tufts.edu site

Lapidary- a text that investigates and chronicles the¬†physical, magical and medicinal property of a stone. Pliny the Elder’s Natural History was admired in the Middle Ages for its compendium of minerals and metals. Marbodus, Bishop of Rennes, wrote one of the most famous lapidaries, Liper Lapidum Book of Stones, in 1067-81. In this book he […]