This beautifully hand painted ceramic wall plaque stands at 6" in height and combines skilful sculpting with colourful embroidery. This attractive coming together of crafts compliments perfectly the Celtic interlacing, symbols and script of these unique gifts. With an attached hook at the back it is perfect for hanging on any wall. The three leafed shamrock was used by St. Patrick to explain the Holy Trinity when he brought Christianity to Ireland in the 5th Century A.D. Ever since, March 17th is celebrated as St. Patrick's day.