Wild Rose Pottery Celtic Hounds $44.95
The label on back of tile reads...
The true meaning behind Celtic designs is lost in the mists of history, little real documentary evidence exists today. Whatever the thoughts in the minds of those artists & story tellers long ago we encourage you to enjoy their beauty and dream your own thoughts.
The dog / hound symbolize loyalty and companionship between human and animal. The hound is often found in Celtic art and mythology and is considered to represent good luck.
The companionship of the dog is thought to bring good health and ward off illness associated with loneliness. The Celts valued the hound as a faithful hunting companion.
Many Celtic myths & legends include the mention of hounds. The most famous involves the Celtic hero Cuchulainn