The Green Man motif has many variations. Found in many cultures from many ages around the world, the Green Man is often related to natural vegetative deities. It is primarily interpreted as a symbol of rebirth, representing the cycle of growth each spring.
This shawl pin is fired in a raku kiln, is about 1.25" long, wrapped with antique bronze colored wire, and finished with a miniature bamboo knitting needle. The wire is semi malleable so that you can adjust the pin as necessary to fit your piece.
Each piece is individually glazed and fired so there will be variants from pin to pin.