These are beautiful carved obsidian ankhs. These measure about 3.25 - 3.5’ long and weigh 2 - 3oz. think, Each beautifully carved, one will be randomly selected for you. Since these are hand carved, please allow variation and natural stone imperfections.
The ‘ankh’ is known of “the key of life”. In the ancient language of Egyptians, the ‘ankh’ meant ‘life.’ It is considered one of the earliest and most popular hieroglyphic symbols from ancient Egypt. It is said that the loop on the ankh symbolized the feminine, while the cross symbolized the masculine. When the two are put together, life is formed. Many believe that the Ankh is also a symbol for water and air, which are life-giving elements.
Obsidian is a very protective stone, and is excellent for removing negativity. It is also excellent protection against psychic attacks. In particular obsidian protects the gentle from abuse, and is used to cut attachment cords to release one. It is a very grounding stone, and very healing.