General - Emblems or symbols of power or veneration. Many cultures have collections of such objects, a modern example of which are the British Crown Jewels. Earlier collections are the Thirteen Treasures of Britain and an Irish collection which includes the Lia Fail, the spear of Lugh, the sword of Nuada and the cauldron of the Dagda. In magic, the four elements are the pentacle, the cup, the spear and the sword. Arthurian lore lists the Holy Grail, the Grail Sword, the spear which struck the Dolorous Blow and a dish for the head of the guardian of the Grail. Also commonly identified as Hallows, Treasures of Britain, Treasures of Britain or Thirteen Treasures.

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