This piece is a replica of the five thousand year old entrance stone at Newgrange the "cave of the sun" in Co. Meath. The paperweight is a wonderful symbol of prehistoric Ireland that would make the perfect Irish wedding gift or a gift for a new home.
Measures Approx: 7.5 inches. Handcrafted from Bronze or Cast Iron. Made in Ireland.
Once known as Sí An Bhrú, New Grange is believed to have been built some 5,300 years ago, this holy place is one of the oldest built structures in the world. Known in Gaelic as Uaimh na Gréine, 'the cave of the sun', its history is interwoven with intriguing myths and the mysteries of its construction.