Alter Aeon The Great Library
Welcome to the Alter Aeon Historical Archive!
Note - as with any topic, researchers should question the reliability
and veracity of these texts. The library's aim is to preserve
documents, not verify accuracy.
Title: a book titled 'The Sacred Annulus'
Imbued with cosmic power, archangels can direct titantic energies to their
tasks. Many of them choose or create a signature tool. Rather than
augmenting their considerable abilities, these tools temper the power of an
archangel, allowing them to perform with more precision, and thus less
Likewise, lesser angels often wield instruments that sharpen and focus
their powers. One of the most famous of these artifacts was known as the
Sacred Annulus. It was a curious device - a shaped ring of mithril, with a
groove along its outside in which is set an adamantine blade. The ring and
blade run through a curiously wrought handle. The blade is free to spin
within the groove.
It was fashioned in the Dawnforge by the archangel Sanadalphon and gifted
to a fiery redeemer known as Korven. He wielded it in many battles against
demons and heretical vespers. After many centuries of service, Korven was
eligible for a captaincy. When he was overlooked in favor of another,
Korven abandoned his choir and became himself a vesper, along with a small
group of followers. He carried the Sacred Annulus with him into his
self-imposed exile. Eventually, consumed with jealousy, Korven Fell. He
served the Evil Immortals during the Great Wars, still in possession of the
When the Great Wars ended, Korven was captured and imprisoned. The Sacred
Annulus, now a symbol of pride and betrayal, was disassembled. Its pieces
were sealed within the temples in the Valley of Sacerdotes.
This page has been referenced 91 times since last boot.