Arrowhead and Pouch
This Arrowhead and Pouch make a great little gift for all ages. The pouch is crafted in suede leather, suspended from a long black cord to go over your head. You can wear it as a pendant and fill it with a few small tumbled stones or in this case, an Obsidian arrowhead. The colour varies in different shades of brown to black. We can’t guarantee you will receive the exact colour represented by the picture, but it will be beautiful!
Black Obsidian Meanings
Key words: Psychic protection, grounding, cleansing of negativity, spirit communication
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Black Obsidian Crystal Healing Properties:
Black Obsidian’s energy creates a protective shield that helps one remain centred when faced with negativity. It assists in recognizing where one is holding negativity and helps uncover unconscious thoughts and patterns that inhibit one’s spiritual and personal growth.
Black Obsidian History and Uses:
Black Obsidian derives it name from an ancient Roman explorer called Obsius who was given a black glass sphere from a volcano by an Ethiopian woman called Xenia. It is also called the “wizard stone” because it has been used since ancient times in many magical practices. Polished Obsidian mirrors were used for scrying and Nostradamus it is reputed to have used a Black Obsidian sphere for scrying. It is an opaque volcanic glass that can be black, brown grey or green, the translucent variety from Arizona is referred to as Apache Tears. Black Obsidian has been used since Paleolithic times for making tools and weapons because it holds a sharp edge.
Black Obsidian Geological Description:
Obsidian is a glassy, silica rich rock formed from lava with a hardness of 5 to 5.5. It is an amorphous stone meaning that its structure contains no regular geometric pattern. Obsidian is found in South America, Japan, Mexico, Afghanistan, and parts of the United States.
Affirmation: I clear and transform negative energy and patterns.