St. Brigid's Cross
Made from natural river weeds,the St. Brigid's Cross is steeped in Irish history. This simple Irish cross celebrates the story of St. Brigid, Ireland's second most popular saint - after St. Patrick. St. Brigid was renowned for her great charity and kindness and is best known for her endeavor to explain the passion to a dying pagan. To do so, she wove a cross from the rushes strewn on the floor in the design depicted in this piece of Irish wall decor. St. Brigid's cross is believed to protect homes from want and evil, and is typically hung above a doorway or window to keep them out. The St. Brigid's Cross measures 9 inches in diameter. The Irish St. Brigid's Cross makes a wonderful gift for the Irish person you want to protect.
St. Brigid's Cross: 9 inches in diameter.