The figure from this old church was discovered whilst clearing the graveyard and is now in Roscommon Museum. Sheela-na-gigs are regarded as ‘fertility images’ but their meaning and purpose goes much deeper as they represent the survival of female spirituality into the medieval Christian period.
Rahara Sheela Na Gig
Silver bronze pendant depicting Sheela Na Gig.
Handmade in Ireland with 18″ silver plated chain
11 in stock
|Dimensions||3.4 × 1.9 cm|