3pcs,97.3g, 1.4"-1.5" Natural Lapis Lazuli Palm Stone from Afghanistan,F3390
Weight: About 97.3 grams
Length: About 1.4"-1.5'
Width: About 1"-1.1"
Thickness: About 0.5" - 0.8"
- 1 inch = 2.54 cm
- 1 cm = 10 mm
- 1 inch = 25.4mm
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.
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*** Actual item may differ slightly than the image due to image quality, lighting, 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 time.
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 a 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