Metal – Sterling Silver
Stone – Whitby Jet
Whitby Jet is an excellent protection stone, very useful to have with you if you are in the presence of “energy vampires”,
It is a black gemstone, which is actually an organic product, a bituminous coal which can be polished. It has a velvety luster When rubbed, it becomes electrically charged.It is also suggested that Jet can be used to dispel fears and negative thoughts, and to protect one against illness and violence. It is said to create a sense of calm & diminish depression. It is also said to awaken the kundalini energies in the spine.
Jet is an excellent absorber of negative energy and helps recovery from depression, sadness, loss and grief.
Jet assists in the cleansing of the liver and kidneys and is also good for the relief of migraines.
Jet is often used in rituals and Spell work and is associated with increased psychic awareness and protection. It is also thought to help with luck with money and divination.
Known for its potent magical properties when placed on an altar it increases the effectiveness of Magic.
It aids inspiration and allows deep levels of meditation. It relieves mental blockages and worries to allow you to progress in whichever direction you need to go.
Many ancient cultures believed that Jet provided protection against illness, the evil eye and personal attacks.
Medieval Healers believed burning Jet would cure fevers and illnesses and it was used in Rosary Beads to invoke the favour of God.
Jet is black in colour, and the description ‘jet black’ is used to signify something, which is absolutely black.