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  • "The heart case of Richard Coeur de Leon was found at Rouen in 1838, and that of Charles V in 1862, and one has been found at Holbrook in Suffolk. All these these seem to have been made of pewter." -- H. J. L. J. Massé, The Pewter Collector - A Guide to English Pewter with some Reference to Foreign Work, 1921, p 117.

    December 31, 2011