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called Yatagarasu and the appearance of the great bird is interpreted as evidence of the will of Heaven or divine intervention in human affairs. This great crow was sent from heaven as a guide for Emperor Jimmu (reigned 18 February 660 BC - 9 April 585 BC) on his initial journey from the region which would become Kumano.
In Korean mythology, it is known as Samjok-o. During the period of the Koguryo Kingdom 37 BCE–668 CE, the Samjok-o was a highly regarded emblem of power, thought greater than both the dragon and the Korean phoenix.
The triskele, a motif characteristic of the European Celts of the Iron Age, is related to the triple-spiral of which there is a fine Neolithic example at Newgrange, Ireland. Further south, the association of three-legged birds with the sun is reported to extend to the mythologies of Egypt and other parts of North Africa.
|Three Legged Birds. Acrylic and gold and Copper Leaf. 2014|
|Carving the black plate for my four color relief Three Legged Bird|
|original etching with painting|
|It was being used by a French Graffiti artist, minus one leg|
|It was used by an Israeli micro Brewery without permission. when I discovered it they added my name and a promise of beer that never arrived :(|
|a New Zealand Designer used my image on a Mock-up product design|
|this is supposed to me a tattoo design idea. Obviously my image traced.|
|reversing them does not change the copyright|