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Brian Boru Harp now in Trinity College Dublin, does [The Brian Boru harp.] in fact not date from the time of Brian, but was made in 1220 for Donnchadh Cairbre O'Brien, King of Thomond, it had thirty metal strings. Throughout its history the harp was in the possession of of many people, some of whom were kings.

Brian Boru Harp now in Trinity College Dublin, does [The Brian Boru harp.] in fact not date from the time of Brian, but was made in 1220 for Donnchadh Cairbre O'Brien, King of Thomond, it had thirty metal strings. Throughout its history the harp was in the possession of of many people, some of whom were kings.

During the medieval period the wire-strung harp was in demand throughout the Gaelic territories, which stretched from the northern Highlands and Isles of Scotland to the south of Ireland. The Gaelic worlds of Scotland and Ireland, however, while retaining close links, were already showing signs of divergence in the sixteenth century in language, music and social structure.

During the medieval period the wire-strung harp was in demand throughout the Gaelic territories, which stretched from the northern Highlands and Isles of Scotland to the south of Ireland. The Gaelic worlds of Scotland and Ireland, however, while retaining close links, were already showing signs of divergence in the sixteenth century in language, music and social structure.

Folk harp by Paola Brancato. 30 carbon strings of pure, ravishing beauty.

Folk harp by Paola Brancato. 30 carbon strings of pure, ravishing beauty.

The Tara Brooch is a Celtic brooch of about 700 AD generally considered to be the most impressive of over 50 elaborate Irish brooches to have been discovered. It was found in 1850 and rapidly recognised as one of the most important works of early Christian Irish Insular art; Plenty of knotworked symbolisms it is now displayed in the National Museum of Ireland in Dublin. ♣ ॐ}*{ॐ

The Tara Brooch is a Celtic brooch of about 700 AD generally considered to be the most impressive of over 50 elaborate Irish brooches to have been discovered. It was found in 1850 and rapidly recognised as one of the most important works of early Christian Irish Insular art; Plenty of knotworked symbolisms it is now displayed in the National Museum of Ireland in Dublin. ♣ ॐ}*{ॐ

36 INCH 22 String Harp Celtic Irish Style Solid wood free Carrying Bag strings and Tuner

36 INCH 22 String Harp Celtic Irish Style Solid wood free Carrying Bag strings and Tuner

36 Inch Tall 22 String Harp Extra Strings free Tuning Key and Carrying case Hand engraved and Polished. great Craftsman ship. Warranty and Buy Back program, if you Upgrade in future to newer Harp we w

viking harp | Mary Queen of Scots harp. Image: National Museums Scotland

viking harp | Mary Queen of Scots harp. Image: National Museums Scotland

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