[Darkwood-SCA] Fwd: OT: Genevieve's 12th Night Costume STOLEN

Michelle Chapman-Thurber mct at warriorprincess.com
Wed Jan 11 10:23:13 PST 2006

In case anyone hasn't seen this yet....


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>From: Rachael Keish <rachael.keish at gmail.com>
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>Subject: OT: Genevieve's 12th Night Costume STOLEN
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>Hello all-
>(I'm sending this post to literally everyone in my email address book.
>  At a minimum, it will serve as a sad reminder to never leave anything
>of value in your car.)
>Genevieve de Vendome's (Toni Whyte's) beautiful Elizabethan 12th Night
>costume and jewelry was STOLEN from her car in front of my house last
>Below is a detailed list of the missing items which are of great
>sentimental value (not to mention a lot of work on the part of many
>SCA artisans).  Several pictures are also posted online at:
>http://pg.photos.yahoo.com/ph/hysteria95126/my_photos.  The album is
>"Stolen gown belongs to Toni aka Genevieve."
>Please cross post his missive to any and all lists that you can think
>of in hopes of locating the stolen items; with only six degrees of
>separation, hopefully someone somewhere will see these if & when they
>If anyone hears or sees anything resembling these at pawn
>shops/antique stores/email lists/ ebay, please let me know: rachael
>DOT keish AT gmail DOT com.  I'm offering a reward for the gowns and
>pendants, no questions asked, just to try and recover them.
>Marguerite du Royon
>AKA Rachael Keish
>Stolen item descriptions:
>- A custom made rennaissance-type pendant of 22 kt. gold, emeralds,
>and a black baroque pearl. Piece was of a dolphin being ridden by a
>sea-nymph. Black baroque pearl forms the dolphin's head, and the
>dolphin is suspended from a green emerald pin by two chains.  An
>emerald dangled also below the dolphin.
>-  Laurel's medallion pendant of a renaissance style. Cloisonnee, with
>a background of gold with a green laurel wreath, within a silver
>frame. The laurel pendant is suspended from a pin by two chains, and
>three freshwater pearls dangles from the bottom of it.
>- Custom-made 16th Century Elizabethan gown, with hoop skirt and
>corset. White brocade, with gold trim.  Sleeves are made of strips of
>brocade with gold trim, that have white silk organza puffs in between
>them. The matching gold pill-box-type round hat has embroidery and
>pearls around the sides, and a red cross of toulouse embroidered on
>- Custom-made red velveteen open gown/ropa/overgown with gold silk
>lining. Short rounded sleeves, made of crossed-strapwork trimmed in
>red and gold braid, with white silk-organza puffs showing through.
>The collar shows the gold lining and has two red cross of toulouse
>embroidered on it at each corner.
>- Ruby cabachone earrings, with three seed-pearls.
>- Costume jewelry set of necklace, bracelet, and earrings. Gold plate
>with red marquis shaped stones.

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