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Talismans used
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Talismans used in Scottish practice.

A short list of items.

Stones and minerals.

  • Salt- Used for saining in Scottish practice.
  • Silver- Silver coins are often used as small charms.
  • Gold- Used in healing and for luck.
  • Iron- Iron is used for protection and to keep the fae away.
  • Amber- A splendid piece for protection.

Bones are used for healing, luck, and hexwork.

Gruagach stones are a type of standing stone where offerings are made to the fae. These were often found in the front yard.

Resource: Scottish herbs and fairy lore, by Ellen Evert Hopman.

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Re: Talismans used
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Real interesting stuff feetsie! Keep making me more! I would love to learn more about scottish folk magic :)

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