2989 – Elder Cross: Charm

Physical description:
A small cross of elder wood bound with coloured threads.
Museum classification:
Modern Witchcraft
Size:
100 x 55 x 15
Information:
Although inspired by the traditional rowan cross bound with red thread (see MoW 1491), this cross draws on the more varied symbolism of elder wood and multi-coloured threads. The cross can be used to meditate on the symbolism of the different colours.
Resource:
Object
Materials:
Wood, fabric