Celebrate Ireland’s ancient culture and heritage with this beautiful Ogham Wedding Photo Frame gift.
Dimensions: 9 cm x 19 cm Ogham writing, space for a 9 cm x 14 cm photo within a 27 cm x 32 cm frame.
Black writing on cream handmade paper, on a black background and in a black wooden frame.
Each Ogham gift is accompanied by an explanatory text outlining the history of Ogham writing with the Gaelic and English translations. Ogham is the earliest form of Irish writing dating from the 4th century mainly. There are over 350 Ogham stones that have been discovered, it is also believed that Ogham was considered to be a magical script with inscription on wood similar to wands, however there are none in existence to confirm or deny this. It is thought to have been widely practiced by the ancient Druids as a form of sign language as the letters had no more than five characters which could be easily replicated using their hands.
This Irish gift is ideal for:
- Wedding Gifts
- Anniversary Gifts
- Engagement Gifts
- Valentine’s Day Gifts
Handmade in Ireland.
Ogham is a uniquely Irish gift as it is the earliest form of Ancient Irish script dating from c.4th century, often found inscribed on standing stones and in sacred places throughout Ireland, read our blog about Ogham here