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Neopagans have adopted it as a symbol of the goddess and the three stages of womanhood. Inspired by the intricate knot designs in the book of kells, this beautiful wedding band features an interlaced pattern symbolizing our connections to all things. Jul 6, 2018 gloriously colorful celtic jewelry whether it is an intricate book of kells design or beautifully hand painted jewelry on copper pieces. Trinity college in dublin, ireland has licensed solvar to create the book of kells jewelry collection that ranges from beads to necklaces. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. Celtic knot rings made in ireland worldwide shipping. Made in ireland, this gorgeous and vibrantlycolored book of kells brooch from solvar jewelry is made from rhodium and handdecorated with a lovely fine enamel. Book of kells sterling silver and gold plated dangle celtic knot pandora style bead. Today the triquetra is a popular symbol in jewellery and tattoo design. It is considered an illuminated manuscript due to the vast amount of artist adornments featured on almost every page. Jewellery gifts trinity gift shop trinity college dublin. Crafted with exquisite attention to detail in ireland and hallmarked at dublin castle, our beautiful collection features stunning pieces in gold or sterling silver with classic.
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