3088 – Mari Lwyd decorative carving: Carved wooden panel depicting the Mari Lwyd oss

Physical description:
Carved wooden panel depicting the Y Fari Troellog, a type of Mari Lwyd or 'Grey Mare'; alternating light and dark wood.
Museum classification:
Halloween exhibition
Size:
21 x 29 cm
Information:

Carved wooden panel depicting the Y Fari Troellog, a type of Mari Lwyd or 'Grey Mare'.

The Y Fari Troellog and Penkevyll osses have blessed the Museum of Witchcraft & Magic on All Hallows Eve since 2014. In 2015 these osses were joined by another, Mari Celeste.

This carving was taken from a photograph in Llantrisant bull ring next to the statue of Dr William price during the winter solstice tour of 2008. Photo taken by Vivien Morgan Larcher.

The photo also featured in the issue SAMHAIN- YULE 181 2011 of pagan dawn.

Marked on the reverse:

'Y Fari Troellog'

Resource:
Object
Materials:
Wood
Copyright ownership:
Phil Larcher