Lapis Lazuli is known for its rich deep royal blue hues. The stone in this necklace is a striking deep blue that is hard to photograph. It has pockets of lighter blue and pyrite flecks glittering throughout the stone. The simple minimalist sleek design gives a modern feel to this lapis stone, making it the center of attention.
Lapis Lazuli originates from Afghanistan. It is known for its rich bright blue hues. In ancient times, lapis was ground down to a fine powder and used to create a pigment known as ultramarine. This would be used to create different types of paint and used by many artists back when they had to create and mix their own paints.
Lapis is also known for its healing properties. It is considered a stone that helps with your intuition, self-confidence and the purification of the body. It helps lower blood pressure and other bodily ailments, This protection stone can help relieve stress and help bring inner peace.
Metal Type: Sterling Silver, stamped .925
Stone Type: Lapis Lazuli
Stone Dimensions: 11mm x 19mm
Pendant Dimensions: 15mm 29mm
Chain Length: 18" .85mm box chain
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