Our Silver Chalice Well Earrings spot light a symbol of peace, spirituality, and healing for people of all faiths,
the Chalice Well is awe inspiring.
Chalice Well Symbolism
Christian mythology suggests that the Chalice Well marks the site
where Joseph placed the chalice that caught the drops of Christ's blood
at his Crucifixion, linking the Chalice Well to the wealth of
speculation surrounding the existence of the Holy Grail. The reddish
tint of the water is also attributed to the rusty iron nails used at the
In Pagan Mythology the Chalice Well is often portrayed as a symbol of
the female aspect of the sacred deity, with the male symbolized by the
nearby Glastonbury Tor. The Chalice Well is a popular destination for
modern Pagan pilgrims in search of divine feminine power and
In Welsh and Irish mythology the Chalice Well represents a gateway to
the spirit world, represented by the design of the Chalice Well cover.
The two interlocking circles constitute the symbol known as the Vesica
Piscis, a design based on ancient and intuitive symbolism. The two
interconnected spheres of this design are divided by a sword (thought to
represent Excalibur, King Arthur’s legendary sword, believed to be
buried nearby at the Glastonbury Abbey), and surrounded by local foliage
revered for its midwinter flowering.
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