DOLPHINS AND CONCH MOSAIC TILE
|Dolphins are loved creatures of the sea, and symbolise joy, romance, and freedom, and are considered sacred and water spirits in some countries.
In Ancient Greece, Poseidon wanted to marry Amphitrite, a beautiful nereid, so he sent a dolphin, called Delphinus, to find her. Delphinus persuaded Amphitrite to accept Poseidon’s invitation, and as a token of gratutude Poseidon placed the image of a dolphin among the stars.Delphinus is the name for dolphin, in Latin.
This handmade mosaic depicts the popular four cute dolphins swimming around a conch.