Oh Lucky Man: 4-Leaf Clovers Galore and the World of Joe Carlson

According to Irish traditions, the three leaves of the clover, or shamrock, stand for faith, hope and love. When you find a 4-leaf clover, the fourth leaf means luck. Sixth century priests considered them to be Celtic charms that could protect them and ward off evil spirits.

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Painting by Joe Carlson with 7 clovers. Photo by author
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Paintings featuring clovers. Photo by author.
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4-Leaf Clover Pendant. Photo by the author.
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Another pendant with clover, dyed and painted.
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