Gorgeous Lapis Lazuli Pendant set in 925 Sterling Silver
Gorgeous Lapis Lazuli Sterling Silver Pendant in a stunning and unusual design set with three Lapis Lazuli cabochons. The hand crafted silver work is a stunning and unusual design and hallmarked 925 on the clasp.
Lapis Lazuli is a beautiful and iconic semi-precious stone from Afghanistan. This majestic, deep blue stone contains various minerals, and frequently flecks of iron pyrites. Ancient traditions say that the flecks of pyrite represent the stars in the celestial blue night sky. This beautiful stones was produced in the mines in the Kokcha valley. This remote valley is situated in North Eastern Afghanistan. These mines have been producing high grade gemstones almost continually for 6000 years. Lapis Lazuli is a metamorphic rock containing lazurite. The name Lapis derives from Latin word lapis meaning stone. While Lazuli derives from the Persian word lazhward meaning blue.
Metaphysically, a highly protective stone that can rapidly reduce stress. This is a stone that can encourage creativity, and is also a stone that can bond relationships in love and friendship. Healers use this stone to lower blood pressure and boost the immune system. It is a stone to stimulate wisdom, and the desire for knowledge. It is also one that can assist the expression of emotions and feelings.
We supply this Gorgeous Lapis Lazuli pendant in an attractive gift box, the pendant shown in the photograph is the one we send you. See also our separate list of Sterling Silver Chains, available in various lengths, and weights.