Lapis Lazuli Tumbled Stones - Quality A
Lapis lazuli has a deep blue colour that is said to resemble the ocean at night. Characterized as a range around a royal midnight-indigo sea blue hue, which is what gives the deep blue colour. Specifically, a medium or dark-toned, evenly saturated, greenish to violet-blue with a 70% saturation level. Every stone has some pyrite specks that appear golden, while some also have visible and varying numbers of calcite mottles.
This stone was used as a gemstone, pigment, ornament, and sculptural material for thousands of years, originating from Afghanistan and Pakistan. It is one of the oldest and most expensive stones on the market, with a history dating back over 5,000 years. It serves as a potent symbol of intelligence and intuition, serving as a bridge between wisdom and reality. It offers anxiety protection while raising awareness.