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2 of these was dropped after fighting Andariel in Hell Difficulty, they can't be traded or sold, what are they used for?

Presumably some Hordadric Cube recipe?

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You are correct that it is a horadric cube recipe. It creates a Token of Absolution that allows you to respec. a character.

Added in Patch 1.13, the Token of Absolution is a consumable item that grants the character one stat/skill reset. This works in the same way as the reward from the Den of Evil quest, but allows a character infinite respecs, provided that they are willing to gather the reagents each time they desire a respec. The Token of Absolution is created in the Horadric Cube by cubing together four different Essences that drop infrequently from the act bosses in Hell difficulty.

The Essences include:

  • Twisted Essence of Suffering (dropped by Andariel and Duriel)
  • Charged Essence of Hatred (dropped by Mephisto)
  • Burning Essence of Terror (dropped by Diablo)
  • Festering Essence of Destruction (dropped by Baal).

They create: Token of Absolution

source: Diablo 2 Wikia

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