Lapis Lazuli Pendant
Nature's Best Rock and Gem

Lapis Lazuli Pendant

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Lapis Lazuli Pendant

This lapis lazuli pendant is done in a unique free form shape and finished with a elegant bail.  

Facts

Lapis lazuli or lapis for short, is a deep blue metamorphic rock used as a semi-precious stone that has been prized since antiquity for its intense color. As early as the 7th millennium BC.
At the end of the Middle Ages, lapis lazuli began to be exported to Europe, where it was ground into powder and used a blue pigments. It was used by some of the most important artists of the Renaissance and Baroque period.[Wikipedia]

Localities - The majority of lapis that is still found today comes from Afghanistan and Pakistan. Notable amounts are also coming from Russia, and the Andes mountains in Chile. Smaller amounts are also mined in Italy, Mongolia, United States and Canada.

Healing - Lapis is an excellent stone for executives, journalists, and psychologists, stimulating wisdom and good judgment in the practical world. It aids intellectual analysis in archeologists and historians, problem solving for lawyers, and creates new ideas for inventors and writers. [Mella, 129-133]

Lapis Lazuli is a powerful crystal for activating the higher mind and enhancing intellectual ability. It stimulates the desire for knowledge, truth and understanding, and aids the process of learning. It is excellent for enhancing memory. [Simmons, 227][Ahsian, 228]

Metal: Sterling Silver 
Stone size: Free form 27 by 26 mm
(pendant only)