Plague--History--Europe; Black Death--Social aspects--Europe; Erotica--Europe--History; Idols and images--Europe--History; Superstition--Europe--History
This thesis examines a large corpus of enigmatic pilgrimage badges dating from
roughly 1350-1500 CE. The badges were brought to light during archaeological
excavations of water sites throughout the Schelde Estuary in the Netherlands, the
Indians of North America; Headdresses; Staffs (Sticks); Feathers
Row of Native American men with native attire including head dresses. A few have decorated staffs. They stand in front of a row of trees, perhaps a forest. Postmarked 1933 on verso. Mae by E.C. Kropp Co. (number 9695).