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.
Ancient Gold: Gold Torque Erstfeld Hoard
Gold torque from the Erstfeld hoard, around 380 BC. The
famous Erstfeld hoard consists of a total of four torques, which go round the
neck, and three arm rings, richly decorated with fabulous entwined figures.
(Swiss National Museum)