The medieval forerunner of chemistry, based on the supposed transformation of matter. It was concerned particularly with attempts to convert base metals into gold or to find a universal elixir.⠀
A seemingly magical process of transformation, creation, or combination.⠀
Origin: Late Middle English: via Old French and medieval Latin from Arabic alkīmiyā ', from al ‘the’ + kīmiyā ' (from Greek khēmia, khēmeia ‘art of transmuting metals’)⠀
These alchemy pendants are created to represent the elemental symbols for Fire, Water, Earth and Air. Each with a natural gemstone the represents the element. ⠀
Made of hand-forged 20 gauge sterling silver that has been oxidized with a hole drilled out of the back to show the lucidity of the stone. Each pendent is strung on an oxidized sterling silver chain which measures 18 inches long.
Iolite helps in recovering balance, and is recommended for those suffering from disorientation, lack of motivation, chronic disorganization, and distraction. It strengthens the resolve to take on responsibility and carry through, and provides self-assurance and endurance in adverse situations. It is an excellent source of energy when used for the elimination of debt and the responsible management of money.
Iolite restores a sense of perspective to those who feel they are jinxed, and inspires anyone with a chaotic life to start to bring order in small practical ways. Iolite aids in understanding and releasing the causes of addiction, allowing for the expression of one's true self, freed from the expectations of
Metal used: 20 gauge Sterling Silver
This is a made to order item which can be ordered in multiple quantities. Estimated time from when an order is placed to when it ships is currently 3-7 business days.
Please note that the stone will look similar to the one pictured. They are of the earth and each stone is unique.