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Presented to Frodo Baggins on 16 February III 3019; carried into the West 29 September III 3021
Prepared by Galadriel in Lórien
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Phial of Galadriel

Galadriel’s glittering gift to the Ring-bearer

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"...and slowly the ship slipped away down the long grey firth; and the light of the glass of Galadriel that Frodo bore glimmered and was lost."
The Return of the King VI 9
The Grey Havens

The glittering phial that was Galadriel's gift to Frodo Baggins in Lórien, and which later helped him to escape from Shelob's Lair on the borders of Mordor.

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