Sterling silver ring, Ag 925/1000, celtic cross. The Celtic cross is an ancient universal symbol, used as early as ten thousand years ago. There are several different explanations for the importance of the symbolism of the Celtic Cross. It can be assumed that the cross symbolizes the four cardinal points and also "World tree". The rays of its four - legs - holds together the underworld, the earth and the firmament, and thus preventing to deliver chaos. Circle can symbolize the sun, but it can also be a symbol of protection - similarly to the circular fortification or circular homes layouts. Celtic crosses are promising to protect their owners. Circle can also symbolize the cycle of the year, while its arms are expression of four seasons. Pattern width ca. 14 mm. Width of the band ca. 2.1 mm.