Scriobh - "Fáilte" - Welcome
This piece reads; 'Fáilte' which is one of the most common Irish words you may encounter on a visit to Ireland. In literal terms it means 'welcome' but in Ireland it means so much more; it means warmth, acceptance, generosity, hospitality, friendship & fun.
The pronunciation is like; FALL-CHA.
Words have been cherished in Ireland since the first lines were carved on Ogham stones and they are celebrated in the song, poetry and the art of everyday conversation.
After years in decline, Gaelic is experiencing a resurgence and its beauty can be seen in this award-winning design from Wild Goose Studios, based in Kinsale, Co Cork they are renowned for offering the best in Irish giftware. This piece from their 'Scriobh' collection has been handmade and beautifully finished in bronze and framed in a lime finished timber box frame
Size: 21.6cm x 29.2cm / 8.5" x 11.5"