Ancient Irish bog oak Celtic Awen pendant

(1 customer review)


This beautifully carved Irish bog oak Celtic Awen pendant, is a magnificent link to the past and makes the perfect gift for anyone with Irish heritage or for someone who resonates with the Celtic myths and traditions of the natural world.


Enclosed into a side groove with a Sterling silver ring, this unique and intricate hand-carved Irish bog oak Celtic Awen pendant will be made for you, or a loved one, in my studio on the West of Ireland.

Bog Oak comes from ancient forests that once covered Ireland. Huge oaks have been buried in peat bogs and preserved from decay by the acidic and anaerobic bog conditions, sometimes for hundreds or even thousands of years. The wood is usually stained black by tannin dissolved in the acidic water. Bog-wood represents the early stages in the fossilization of wood, with further stages ultimately forming lignite and coal over a period of many millions of years.
Known as King of the forest for its strength and longevity, the Oak was sacred to the ancient Celts and is considered one of the three primary magical woods.

In the Celtic language, the word “Awen” means essence or inspiration.
The Awen Celtic symbol is said to represent the three rays of light from Ancient times.
The three rays are said to represent the harmony of opposites in the universe. The two outer rays represents the male and female energy and the central ray the balance between them. The Awen is a symbol of modern Druidry, yet is of course inspired by our distant past. It’s amazing to think that the oak that this came from, probably predated even the ancient Druids!
On the whole, Awen is considered a symbol of inspiration and divine illumination for poets, writers, artists and creatives.

– 5000 year old native Irish Bog Oak, sanded to a smooth finish
– Organic oil and beeswax finish to seal the wood & enhance its natural color
– The carved piece is enclosed into a side groove with a Sterling silver ring
– Pendant size: 35 mm / 1.2 Inches long
– On 16″ (40cm) or 18″ (45cm) Sterling silver chain
– Your necklace will come presented in a lovely gift box with a Certificate of Authenticity

Your Celtic Awen pendant will arrive to you ready for gift giving via International Express air mail, with tracking.
Your order will be shipped within 1-2 days of ordering.

Please, feel free to get in touch if you have any questions or requests.

* Note that exact size and shade of wood may vary from the photos on this website as each piece is unique and made by hand.

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1 review for Ancient Irish bog oak Celtic Awen pendant

  1. Pádraig O’ Shea (verified owner)

    It is ‘only 5 stars’ because I couldn’t find the 5 star + option.
    The pendant on Fretmajic was a sight to behold ,but when in hand it is then, one comes to truly realise Juliette’s loving dedication to her ancient materials and her blessed craft.
    The item I chose will be winging it’s was across the seas to a most beautiful human being who is in need of a lift in her life at the moment.
    No Thing is more guaranteed.

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Shipping & Delivery

What are the shipping costs?

Shipping within Ireland is done via regular post and the cost is €4.

Shipping for Europe & the U.K is via International Express post with tracking and costs €12.50.

Shipping for the rest of the world is €14 via International Express post with tracking.

This provides an item history, which details the progress of the item from acceptance to delivery making sure it will reach you. The tracking information will be emailed to you on day of dispatch. Estimated shipping times 5-7 working days.

*Note: There is no additional charge when you buy more than one piece.