The Rooster of Portugal Memory Boxes
Portuguese rooster of luck or Portuguese Barcelos rooster is one of most popular Portuguese symbols. It stands for good luck. This Portuguese Barcelos rooster illustration with cute flowers makes a perfect gift for those who were born in Portugal or for those who are fond of this country. There's a legend of the Rooster of Barcelos. Barcelos is a small town in the north of Portugal. It is known for its pottery and clay sculptures. The most famous is the colorfull clay rooster!! The rooster of Barcelos stands for Honesty because the pilgrim in the legend was innocent and therefore God provided him a miracle. It also stands for Faith as the pilgrim had faith in God,so he was saved. The Portuguese Rooster also stands for Justice as we should avoid making snap judgements or accusations without proof. As for LUCK, Good luck rooster or Lucky rooster are also popular names for Barcelos Rooster. The rooster brought good luck to the pilgrim. So it's nice to have one around and that's why you can find it everywhere!