Woven wire hoops in the snake design with 4mm black obsidian beads incorporated into the weave. At the top of the hoop, four spirals face the four directions before the 8 x 4mm obsidian roundel completes the pendant.
The pendant is attached to a handmade matching spiral ear wire. The picture is of the antique copper. The overall length is approx. 60mm or 2 3/8 inches from bottom of hoop to top of earwire. This is a Lisa Barth design.
SALE - Was $48 - $10 off
This listing is for copper. Can be custom ordered in antique copper, bronze and plated silver as well as Sterling silver. Contact us if interested.
The acceptance of change is one of the greatest freedoms a human can experience, putting consciousness in the present moment where the POWER OF CREATION is condensed.
BLACK OBSIDIAN - A fast cooling lava that forms a natural glass, obsidian is believed to help one recognize the darker side of their nature so that it can evolve and be illuminated. It protects from negativity and grounds one to the Earth's heart.
The Aztecs used it for divination and called it "Tezcatilipoca" or Shining Mirror. According to legend Dr. Dee, the famous alchemist hired by England's Queen Elizabeth I, used a piece of obsidian for his scrying sessions.
Obsidian is called "dragon glass" in the Game of Thrones series.
COPPER is conductive so many people believe it helps the energy flow through the body relieving ailments like arthritis, rheumatism and any painful condition. Can be worn for general healing and to prevent sickness. To be most effective wear in on the left side of the body if right-handed and the reverse for left-handers.
History Notes: In ancient Mesopotamia, it was attributed to the Queen of Heaven as well as the goddesses associated with the planet Venus: Ishtar, Astarte and Inanna (their Sumerian predecessor). In Roman times, this included Aphrodite, the goddess of love and beauty.
Also it was sacred to the Sun in Babylon as well as the Pacific Northwest (US). Its association with past solar attributes makes it a lucky metal to be used with good fortune gemstones.
**Please note that all metaphysical or healing properties listed are collected from various sources. This information is offered as a service and not meant to treat medical conditions. Palace Gallery does not guarantee the validity of any of these statements.SACRED SPIRAL
This is the oldest symbol known to be used in spiritual practices. It reflects the universal pattern of grown and evolution. It helps consciousness accept the turnings and changes of life as it evolves.
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