Mabinogion coaster 'Hud ar Dyfed'

Mabinogion coaster 'Hud ar Dyfed'

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Gloss finish cork backed coaster featuring intricate illustrations by Margaret Jones, based on the stories of the Mabinogion. 'Hud ar Dyfed' (a spell over Dyfed), depicts the otherwordly magic that descends over the county in the stories.

Also in the series: Drudwy Branwen, (Branwen's starling) Priodas Branwen (Branwen's wedding) Lleu Llaw Gyffes, Gwydion y Dewin (Gwydion the wizard)

Believed to date from the late 11th and 12th centuries, the Mabinogion stories are contained within either or both medieval manuscripts the White book of Rhydderch (c. 1350) and the Red book of Hergest, dated around 1382-1410, although it is generally agreed that the stories pre-date the surviving manuscripts.

Link to White book of Rhydderch digitised by NLW:

https://www.library.wales/discover/digital-gallery/manuscripts/the-middle-ages/white-book-of-rhydderch#?c=&m=&s=&cv=&xywh=-359%2C0%2C4797%2C4079

 


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