Kalderash Roma's camp. 1892. Gypsies tried to demonstrate as many singes of wealth as possible. Men usually wore wide leather belts (very wide ones with several clasps) like Hungarian, Carpathian and Ukrainian peasants did. Gypsies kept gold coins inside. Sometimes squiffy men piled their treasures in front of each other to boast.
Doreen Edith Dominy Valiente (4 January 1922 – 1 September 1999), who went under the craft name Ameth, was an influential Wiccan who was involved in a number of different traditions, including Gardnerianism, Cochranes Craft & the Coven of Atho. Responsible for writing much of the early Gardnerian religious liturgy, in later years she also helped to play a big part in bringing the Neopagan religion of Wicca to wider public attention through the publication of a string of books on the subject.