An Unique Yule Altar Set, which could be used all year round if you change the candles and cloth.
Absolutely perfect for Midwinter Rituals
The Yule season is full of magic, much of it focusing on rebirth and renewal. The sun is making its way back to the earth. The Oak King is reborn of the Mother
Focus on this time of new beginnings new ideas finish what was started at Samhain in releasing the old!
This fabulous Altar Set contains the following............
2 Vintage Brass Candle holders.
These are truly wonderful, was tempted to keep them for myself.
They are 9.5" (24cms) tall
The base is 3.25" (8cms) diameter
The drip tray at the top is 2.5" (6.25cms)
The candle holder takes a dinner or ritual candle diameter approx 1" or 2.5cms
These lovely vintage candle holder have either a sun or a crescent moon decoration.
The Sun is..ray to ray 4" (10cms)
The Crescent Moon is 3" (7.5cms) at its widest point and 2.5" (just over 6cms) at its tallest point.
To go with them are 2 Red taper candles...8" (20cms)
A Silver plated Chalice
This 4.5" (11.5cms) Chalice is crafted from Silver Plate, the stem and base are Brass.
The God and Goddess union is represented by the two metals.
Gold for the God and Silver the metal of the Moon and Goddess.
This chalice is sometimes known as the Sun and Moon Chalice because of the union of the 2 metals.
A Brass Incense Burner
Ht 6cms diameter 3.5cmsGrear for burning the Incense Resin
It comes complete with 2 charcoal discs.
A Brass Altar Bowl
It is 1.5cm high without the handle, 5cms including the handle
The diameter is 7cms
This little bowl is ideal for holding the Herbs
These are sitting on a Black wooden Altar Table.
The table is 62 square (15cms) and is 32 (8cms) tall
It is decorated with a triple moon and pentagram relief design.
The design is 4.75" (12cms) at its widest point and 3.5" (8cms) at its longest point.
A mixture of 10 herbs or resins,........
Colophony, Frankincense, Myrrh and 3 Kings Resins
Blessed Thistle, Chamomile Flowers, Cinnamon, Cloves, Laurel, and Oak
All these have a relevance to Yule.
The herbs and resins come in a wooden box 6" x 4" x 2.25" (12 x 10 x 5cms)
The wooden box is decorated with a Besom which has a bog Oak stale 5.5" long (14cms)
There are 2 red glass tealight holders which could also double up as little bowls.
They are 3" 97.75cms) outer diameter and are 1" (2.5cms) tall
These holders contain snowflake glittery tealights.
All the Altar Items sit on a red altar cloth 16" x 16" (41 x 41 cms)
The cloth is made of polyester and is completely washable
2 pine cones are included these are from our local woods in the middle of England
There is also an A4 information scroll on parchement paper tied with a red ribbon.
Altogether this is a wonderful set.
The Yule Altar Set would make a fantastic Gift