Worldwide, it's true that there is 'no place like home' and that's what this Irish proverb (or seanfhocail) represents; reading 'Níl aon tinteí¡n mar do thinteí¡n féin', it literally translates as there is no fireside like your own.
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 'Scrií³bh' collection has beenÂ handmade and beautifully finished in bronze and framed in a lime finished timber box frame
Dimensions:Â 21.6 x 29.2 cm / 8.5 x 11.5Â inches
For audio of thisÂ seanfhocail being pronouncedÂ click here.