Spiral Offset Pendant

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About this Piece

The Spiral is the most enduring and representative symbol of Ireland and the Celts. While this “universal” symbol is not unique to Ireland, it’s easy to see why it became synonymous with it. Spirals adorn so many of our ancient monuments with the beautiful portal megalith at Newgrange being one of the most famous. Our ancestors had a close relationship with nature and were keenly aware they depended on the elements.

This product measures 17mm long and 17mm wide.

About the Maker

Úna O Boyle is a jewelry designer, maker and storyteller who uses her silversmith craft to retell the ancient stories of her Irish and Celtic culture. She is passionate about the mythology and folklore that define her heritage, and after studying anthropology at university is now studying the Irish language too.

Having grown up in Belfast during the turbulent times of the 70s and 80s, Úna often escaped to rural Donegal on Ireland's remote northwest, a rugged area populated with hidden prehistoric megalithic tombs and ancient standing stones. These local relics are enshrouded in legends, from Diarmuid and Grainne’s grave to the 'little people' living under the mountains. Úna continues that tradition by enshrining her jewelry with Celtic and Irish symbolism, ensuring that these ancient stories live on.

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