Mini Thistle 16" Necklace
The thistle is a symbol of strength and perseverance. If you've ever had one in your yard, you can appreciate due diligence. The Celtics associated the thistle with the element of air, it has become one of the national emblems of Scotland. It is thought to lend courage, protection and strength. The thistle is associated with the Celtic warrior goddess Luaths Lurgann, Ireland's fastest runner & Aunt of Fionn MacCumhal.
The thistle is 1/2" in diameter, handcrafted in sterling silver by Anita Gallagher (Zephyrus) and is hung on a 16" sterling silver chain.