This mortar & pestle is made of white Carrara marble and is 5" in diameter and 3" high.
Metaphysical Properties Of Marble
Folk Name: Nocomar
Metaphysical Properties: Protection, Success
- Marble is a carbonate of lime. Coral, calcite, limestone, stalagmites, chalk, seashells, and bones are all lime, though they all have varying magickal uses.
- Marble is used in protective spells. In whole or in part, an altar made of marble is an ideal center of protective magic. Some magicians use a slab of marble for the top of their altars.) Marble tables or fixtures are protective for the home.
- Marble can be carried or worn for personal protection.
- Marble is utilized in spells involving personal success in a general sense.
White marble has powerful metaphysical qualities of grounding and calming. It provides for strength of self-control and mastery of thought. It enhances serenity. White marble is a cleansing stone used in naturopathy and homeopathy for its balancing qualities. Marble has always been considered a grounding stone. It is security, the strength of self-control, and mastery of our thoughts. It enhances the powers of serenity, making it a soothing meditation stone. Marble provides clarity, stability both physically and emotionally. It is a symbol of purity and immortality. Marble encourages wisdom and common sense, flexibility through difficult circumstances, and helping with a positive focus. It is said to assist with the mastery of thought and meditation, encouraging serenity. Carrara marble comes from the town of Carrara, northern Tuscany. This unique stone was formed by calcite-rich shells left behind by marine organisms when they die. Those deposited remains form limestone which can be hidden under multi-ton layers of rock. The intense heat and pressure can then cause the limestone to metamorphose into marble.