Christmas Decoration Map Of Ireland Trellis Shamrock
Fine Bone China Christmas Decoration with famous Irish Trellis shamrock pattern. 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. This small island produced an Irish diaspora which today numbers 80 million people all over the world. Irish people take great pride in their 'green isle' on the farthest edge of western Europe.