Claddagh Brooch | Blarney Woollen Mills
Claddagh Brooch: The Claddagh heart symbol on this charming brooch is highlighted in red with simple Celtic designs complementing either side.The Claddagh's distinctive design features two hands clasping a heart, and usually surmounted by a crown. The elements of this symbol are often said to correspond to the qualities of love (the heart), friendship (the hands), and loyalty (the crown). #claddagh #brooch #jewelry #jewellery #scarfring #pin #irish #celtic
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The ceremony itself was a very simple ritual called handfasting. The bride and groom would stand facing each other holding hands and they were bound by a ceremonial rope, cord, or wrap. This is where the term “tying the knot” comes from. This symbolically signified the unity of the couple.
Celtic Cross Carved Panel - Lindisfarne
Carved Panel from the great Celtic Cross of Lindisfarne Abbey, Northumberland. The patterns are copied from the illuminated books created by the monks of Lindisfarne Abbey. An inscription added to the panels honours God and St. Cuthbert by Eadfrith, Bishop of Lindisfarne in 721.