1000g (1kg), Natural Small Lapis Lazuli Tumbled Glassy Polished @Afghanistan
Weight: About 1000 grams ( 1 Kilogram)
The size and number of pieces per kg varies. It depends on the sizes and will pick up randomly and mixed sizes will come. Normally they weight 10-40 grams each or so.
Stone Origin: Badakhshan, Afghanistan mines.
Afghanistan is the only source for good quality Lapis Lazuli, one of the oldest gems, 6,000 years old mine or so.
The buyer will receive from the lot shown in the images!
*** Actual item may differ slightly than the image due to image quality, lightening, Contrasts, resolutions, and other factors. However, in most cases, actual items look better than the images. Natural stones like Lapis Lazuli may have lines, crack looking lines or fractures, but don't mean actually broken. So, having lines on natural stones are normal most of the times.
Lapis Lazuli is one of the most hunted stones in man's history began. It is called the symbol of royalty and honor, gods, and power, spirit, and vision. It is a universal symbol of wisdom and truth.
In ancient times Lapis Lazuli was most highly regarded because of its beautiful color and the valuable ultramarine dye derived from it. It is rock formed by multiple minerals, mostly Lazurite, Calcite, and Pyrite, and is a rich medium to royal blue with gold flecks (Pyrite).
Blue = Lapis Lazuli
Gold = Pyrite
White/Gray = Calcite