The images you'll see as you scroll down to the current text are all part of the story telling in my novel, Realms of Gold:Ritual to Romance.

Bianca Caldwell, pen name, Bianca Fiore, is a writer for an art magazine. In each of her monthly stories she describes an object used in ancient ritual.

Detail of Volute Handle

... in the Shape of a Gorgon Volute Krater  Female Burial, Vix, Burgundy , 500 BCE,
height 1.6 m  Bronze  Musèe Archéologique,  Châtillion sur-Seine