A wonderful Carnelian rune set of mini gemstone Runes, all handfinished
The symbols are carved onto the Carnelian so there is no chance of the symbols rubbing off, the set comes complete with a luxury velvet drawstring pouch. There are 25 Runes in total - 24 with symbols and one blank.
These gemstones have been hand selected for their size and quality, with wonderful tumbling throughout with shapes varying naturally.
Mini gemstone set
The runes measure approximately 1/2" to 3/4" long x 1/2" wide. With a depth of between 1/4" to 1/2"
Collectively they weigh between 110 - 120 grams.
Rune Stones are one of the mystical worlds true mysteries. Nobody can be truly sure exactly where they came from and when. There are many theories on the subject but it is believed by some that they were first used any time from 2000BC to 100AD by tribes such as The Goths and other Germanic Tribes. Over the following year the use of Runes Stones spread throughout Europe with tribes like the Angles and the Saxons using them in the west and the Norwegian, Danish and Swedish using them in Scandanavia (among others).
The Rune stones we have here are all of the Elder Futhark which was more commonly used in Northern Europe. Each set has 25 Runes. 24 with characters on them and a single blank rune.
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Opens your heart to receive love, joy, warmth and sociability.
A great crystal for motivation and self-esteem, Carnelian is wonderful for creativity and for manifesting your own desires, for individuality and also courage. It will also rejuvenate skin tissue and re new cells so is popular in essence form and then applied to the skin to remove and minimise wrinkles etc and is excellent in healing dermatological ailments such as psoriasis and acne. Carnelian can also help with grief, anger and fear, calming and removing any sorrows that are stopping you from moving forward in your life. It is a perfect crystal to help with rheumatism pains, colds, gall stones, pollen allergies and also kidney stones. It is also believed to be quite a good stone for luck and is also said to attract the opposite sex to you for romance. Carnelian is a great choice of crystal for meditation and can also help with astral travel, lucid dreaming and the recall of past lives. Perfect for menstrual cramps, fertility issues and other problems associated with the lower abdomen. Egyptians used this stone to ensure protection of the dead and even today some cultures use Carnelian to protect the dead in the afterlife and also to protect us in this life from negative influences, evil and is also said to protect from psychic / telepathic attacks.