Snakes are often understood as symbols of healing and medicine throughout history. This is perhaps partially explained by the ancient belief that snakes shed their skin to restore youth and possess the secret of eternal life.
The El Ring, in 18k Polished Gold Vermeil, speaks to the symbolism of double snakes entangled with each other to balance and bring into harmony polarities, such as masculine and feminine or dark and light. The dark Blue Sapphires placed atop each serpent's head are a talisman of spiritual insight and celestial hope and faith.
Throughout time the Holy Sapphire in all of its celestial hues has been associated with the Sacred. A stone of wisdom and royalty, of prophecy and divine favor, Sapphires of heavenly blue signified the height of celestial hope and faith and were believed to bestow protection, good fortune, and spiritual insight. Blue Sapphire inspires confidence in one's own intuition whilst being protective, grounding, and alleviating anxiety and sorrow. A talisman for the seeker in us all...