Step into the world of magic, where history and mystery converge. Adorned with hearts, initials, and dates, these metal ‘sigils’ or tokens were likely love charms from the 18th century.
In a time when societal norms bound women to the roles of matrimony and motherhood, these charms speak of the courage and fears of those seeking a match.
Love magic was most commonly practised by women. Our very own Ryedale 'witch' has mystified and charmed visitors for decades at our ‘hovel’ and we continue to share these female stories from the region today. Could our special spell tokens work their magic on you?
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