«Spruces»

Enamel Gold Wedding Rings


Materials:

gold, enamel.

№ 380

 


 

«Spruces»

Enamel Gold Wedding Rings

 

Majestically stretched Carpathians with the green pikes of spruces cutting into the blueness of the skies – a protected space, famous for its distinct people, beliefs and traditions. A large part of the Carpathian forests consists of spruces, amazing trees that have become a symbol of the Carpathians. Hutsuls, Lemkos, Boykos celebrate spruces in songs and fairy tales.

Spruces possess an enormous momentum towards life, they manage to catch rooted in the most inaccessible areas. Maybe thus and so they crafted trembitas (legendary musical instrument) out of spruces only. However, you are necessarily to find a spruce with the signs of the lightning stroke, if you want to make a genuine trembita. The combination of the vital forces of the Carpathian symbolic tree and power of the heavenly fire awards the instrument with a clear and ringing voice, heard in the mountains far away.

The symbolic coniferous pattern on the Spruces ring crafted by artisans of Lobortas has exemplified all the best features of the legendary Carpathian symbol, the spruce, symbol of courage, loyalty, longevity and immortality, the kingly merits.

The people of the Western Ukraine believe: if you feel sick, you need to go to the forest, choose the old and strong spruce, press your limb and bone to it, and the tree will cure and take the disease. Certainly the Spruce ring, made by skillful hands with the particle of the artisan's soul, will be able to give excellent health to its owner as well.