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Celtic art, Celtic symbolism, maze patterns, spiral patterns, traditional Celtic art, zoomorphs -

by Marcel R. Dion and Alison Sheehan Dion, 2018   What we call Celtic art today is in large part the style and patterns first seen in the illuminated bibles of the middle ages. The patterns and styles used in those pages have come to represent the Celtic style. Artists today use similar patterns and symbols to decorate everything from fabrics and jewelry to carved stone work and leather goods.   If there was ever any meaning in the intricate knot patterns and spirals of the monks who illuminated the gospels, that meaning has been lost. There are many theories...

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