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Coral - Acroporidae, S size

Coral - Acroporidae, S size

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Coral - Acroporidae, S size

Beautiful, small coral fragments. The aged corals come from Finnish old school and private collections. The pieces of coral have been carefully cleaned and partially bleached. Size between about 60mm and 30mm. Sold by the piece. The corals in the picture are example pieces.

Symbol meaning

Coral has been used especially as a protective symbol throughout history. In many different cultures, it has been considered to have mystical and even sacred properties. It has been said to be a symbol of modesty, wisdom, luck and immortality. It has been seen to cure physical ailments and ailments such as intestinal spasms, stomach ache and urinary stones. In addition, coral has been used to treat fears, panic, stress, nervousness, depression and nightmares. Coral has been seen to attract success, balance and prosperity. White coral is believed to bring its owner inner peace, harmony and happiness. The color white also represents purity and innocence in many cultures, making it an ideal symbol for those seeking spiritual guidance.

Ritual use

The ancient Egyptians used pieces of coral as protection against the evil spirits of manala, as red coral in particular was believed to contain a drop of divine blood. There was a significant coral trade between the Mediterranean and India at the beginning of the first millennium. The Gauls used pieces of coral to decorate their helmets and weapons, believing that it protected the wearer in battle. The Romans, on the other hand, hung pieces of coral around their children's necks to protect them from life's dangers and bad luck. Even at the beginning of the 20th century in Italy, coral was used in jewelry to protect against the "evil eye" and infertility. In addition, local sailors have carried pieces of coral with them to protect the ship from storms and the dangers of rough seas.

It is recommended to buy the amount that best suits your desired purpose. Below are the meanings of numbers 1-10 according to the Pythagorean number symbolism:

  1. (Monad) the beginning of all that exists. Symbolizes unity, inspiration and beginnings.
  2. (Dyad) symbolizes opposites, dualism, the world of matter and choices.
  3. (Triad) is the uniting element of opposites and the number of spiritual development and growth. Represents growth and trinity.
  4. (Tetrad) the organized form of the atmospheric world. Symbolizes stability, order and structure.
  5. (Pentad) describes the process of human perfection. Also depicts change and instability.
  6. (Hexadi) number of wisdom and intelligence. Symbolizes problem solving, adapting activities to match goals and communication.
  7. (Heptad) the number of development that combines the number 3 of growth and the number 4 of concrete manifestation. The number of reflection, evaluation and spirituality / spirituality.
  8. (Ogdoadi) number of action, movement and achievement. Symbolizes action on a sure footing.
  9. (Ennead) is the number of inner growth and creativity. Symbolizes powerful and unrestricted expression, as well as the approach of graduation.
  10. (Decade) symbolizes completion, the end of a cycle and renewal. Unlimited, eternal continuation.

Note! These coral pieces are from Finnish school and private collections from the middle of the 20th century. Each coral is its own unique individual. Age-appropriate wear, cracks and small surface defects. These pieces have not been illegally extracted from coral reefs. We do not buy, sell or broker new corals or their pieces, and we do not accept the importation of these.

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