Celtic Animal Tapestries

The Celts believed using the symbols of animals would transfer the qualities and powers of the animals to them.

They believed the Celtic bull symbols would give them a strong will. It was also a sign of virility in men and fertility in women as well as a sign of wealth. The Celtic cat symbols gave the power of insight and intuition while the dog meant good luck and good health. Celtic duck and goose symbols were thought to posses the qualities of honesty and understanding.