A site of pilgrimage since medieval times, Lough Derg is associated with many Irish Saints, including Patrick & Brigid, whose cross from an ancient carved stone on the island is incised on this font. Water forms an important part of the pilgrimage, which involves a crossing by boat.
An original design by Kathleen Smyth based on an ancient carving at Lough Derg.
Dimensions: 5.5 x 3.5 inches (14 x 9cm)
This piece comes with a presentation cotton bag.