It is amazing that such a wonderful object - resembling (and obviously as important as) the Navel Stone at Delphi, has survived in Ireland up to the 21st century, remaining outdoors until surrounded by the grotesque and cheapskate garden shed.It has a kind of "sister" in the egg-shaped Phallic stones are to be found all overthe planet, erected at various times.The stone is of granite, 90 cms high, and the top half is covered with a continuous abstract curvilinear design carved in relief in the Celtic style known as La Tène, with a line of Greek-key pattern beneath it suggesting the line where the foreskin meets the shaft of the penis.The flowing design can easily be interpreted as ornamental semen.Yes, Ukrainian women are truly that beautiful and yes, they are interested in someone like you.But you would not be the only Westerner interested in scoring a blonde model, blissfully unaware of the atrocities of third wave feminism.
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Most of those in Europe were destroyed by Christians - for that curious, destructive and antibiotic religion banned all sensibility to the impressive - and, for that matter, the ridiculous - qualities of the phallus.
A few escaped, not just in Ireland, but elsewhere, such as those on Corsica.
Nor can it be seen as illustrated here, because a kind of crude garden shed has been constructed around it.
Excavations suggested that an open site dating to the last centuries before the Christian Era was later enclosed.