Crescent Moon and Star Symbol Iron On For Fabric(T-shirts,pillow cases,etc) OR Vinyl Sticker/Decals for Walls and other surfaces,Decal

$5.50+
+ $9.00 shipping
$5.50+
+ $9.00 shipping
Made to order
Preparation takes 1-3 business days
Arrives from South Africa

Features
Handmade
Made in Johannesburg, South Africa

Item details

Product Details:

Material: Vinyl heat transfer OR Decal Vinyl for Wall Stickers

Design: The crescent Moon

The crescent Moon is possibly the most distinctive Moon symbol; it shows the changing shape of the Moon and also the return to the same shape. Like the Moon, it is connected to the female principle and the element of water. It is also linked to virginity. Goddesses with a strong Moon connection—such as Diana, or Artemis—are often depicted with the unmistakable crescent Moon shape close by.

In Christian iconography, Mary the Virgin, also known by the lyrical epithet Star of the Sea, appears standing on a crescent Moon with stars in the background, hinting at her Goddess nature. She generally wears the color blue, symbolic of spirituality and chastity. The crescent Moon that rests on its “back” looks like a chalice.

The crescent Moon with the star is one of the most iconographic symbols of Islam, although the symbol is believed to predate the faith by thousands of years as the symbol of another of the great Moon Goddesses, Tanit Astarte, the Queen of Heaven. There are several stories that explain why the symbol was adopted. One is that the founder of the Ottoman Empire, Osman, had a dream in which the
crescent Moon stretched across the Earth. Because of this, he kept the existing Moon Goddess symbol and made it the emblem of his Empire.

Incidentally, the croissant—virtually a national symbol of France—is said to have been invented when the Turks were besieging Budapest in 1686 (another account gives the city as Vienna three years earlier). They dug underground passages with the idea of reaching the center of town without attracting attention. However, a baker, working through the night, heard the noise and raised the
alarm. As a reward for saving the city, the baker was given the right to bake a special pastry in the form of the crescent Moon that was featured on the Ottoman flag.

Iron On Colours: Black, White, Silver, Gold, Glitter Silver

Vinyl Sticker/ Decal Colours: Black, White, Gold, Silver, Red

Options of Sizes in Diameter: 8 centimeters / 3.15 inches
10 centimeters / 3.94 inches
15 centimeters / 5.90 inches
20 centimeters / 7.87 inches
25 centimeters / 9.84 inches


PLEASE NOTE: The Product pictures will give you an idea of what 25 centimeters may look like on the average T-shirt. Please make sure to measure your T-shirt of dress or any other type of garment and work out carefully what size you think will work best for you. Select the size you need using the Diameter drop-down box.

Iron On Use: Can be ironed onto fabrics like cotton, polyester, acrylic and similar fabrics.
Wall Sticker / Decal Use: Can be stuck on to walls and other flat surfaces.

Instructions: Come attached with physical item to be shipped.

Turn Around times: Items ready for shipping within 3 business days from payment.PRODUCT UPDATE: Should you be feeling nervous about how to apply you iron-on's. Do not worry, we will be adding an additional smaller version of your iron-on for you to practice on.

***SHIPPING***
Products are shipped using the South African Post Office airmail facility. Tracking numbers will be sent to you, enabling you to track the status of your parcel. Items take between 2-5 weeks to ship depending on your location.


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Preparation takes 1-3 business days
Arrives from South Africa
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North America 2-5 weeks
Europe 2-5 weeks
Australia, New Zealand and Oceania 3-5 weeks
Asia Pacific 3-5 weeks
Latin America and the Caribbean 3-5 weeks
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