History: guilds

Posted on Sun 14 April 2024 in history

Craft guilds played a key role in the production of material goods in the middle ages, . Craft guilds established standards for production of goods and labor practices. Craft guilds also established fixed prices for the sale of goods. The guild process involved a training hierarchy where a person would start as an apprentice, later advance to become a journeyman, and finally finish a master work to become a master of their craft.