The official emblem of Wales, the red dragon (y ddraigg goch), although perhaps of Chinese origin, was introduced to Britain by the Romans some 1800 years ago. Initially a military standard, over time this mythical beast developed into the flag of the nation. Henry VII claimed descent fron Cadwaladar, the great Welsh king, traditionally called the last king of Britain whose dragon symbol, redolent of bravery and fierceness, had been taken up by later Welsh princes.

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  • The official emblem of Wales, the red dragon (y ddraigg goch), although perhaps of Chinese origin, was introduced to Britain by the Romans some 1800 years ago. Initially a military standard, over time this mythical beast developed into the flag of the nation. Henry VII claimed descent fron Cadwaladar, the great Welsh king, traditionally called the last king of Britain whose dragon symbol, redolent of bravery and fierceness, had been taken up by later Welsh princes.
  • Width: 23mm Height: 18mm Chain length: 18 inch (45cm)
  • Supplied in a satin-lined gift box.
  • High polished sterling silver Welsh dragon on sterling silver belcher chain. – Ideal 10th Wedding Anniversary Present
  • Immediate dispatch with an estimated delivery date in around 10 working days – not the longer ETA as detailed by Amazon