Here is a closer look at the art I've featured this month in my Sidebar Art Gallery:
Dragon Shield, a contemporary piece by Kevin Dyer
The Tara Brooch of the Irish Insular style, 700 CE
Bronze horse artifact, honoring Epona the Horse Goddess
Pentre ifan, a Welsh cromlech
Celtic mermaid, from their mythological traditions
The Battersea shield, Iron Age ceremonial piece, 3rd to 1st century BCE
Celtic ring featuring Epona, the Horse Goddess, Late Iron Age
Celtic zoomorphic art, from the rich animal symbolism of the Celtic culture
The Ardagh Chalice, 8th century metalwork
Apprentice Writer says My fave piece - the horse.
Travis says The chalice is way cool.