The split ring is followed by a smaller split ring and then a chain. The pattern did not say, but this join is a lock join.
This shows the clover on top of the snowflake arm. It is important to switch shuttles before and after the clover.
After an enjoyable tat and chat, I completed my size 10 snowflake. I immediately loaded shuttles and made another in size 20 Lizbeth thread. A 25 cent coin is shown for size comparison.