Celtic cross

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A basic Celtic cross

The Celtic cross is a form o Christian cross featurin a nimbus or raing that emerged in Ireland an Breetain in the Early Middle Ages. A teep o rainged cross, it acame widespread throu its uise in the stane heich crosses erectit across the islands, especially in regions evangelised bi Erse missionaries, frae the 9t throu the 12t centuries.