Lapis Lazuli Pendant
Description & Dimensions
Large freeform lapis lazuli gemstone set in a fine silver (.999) patterned bezel, with textured sterling silver bail. It is hung on an 18” sterling silver wheat chain. This rectangular pendant measures 2 inches x 1.5 inches. This large freeform lapis lazuli is has no visible calcite, but contains gold flecks of pyrite.
Variously described as indigo, royal, midnight, or marine blue, lapis lazuli’s signature hue is slightly greenish blue to violetish blue, medium to dark in tone, and highly saturated. In its most-prized form, lapis lazuli has no visible calcite, although it might contain gold-colored pyrite flecks. Lapis lazuli is found mostly in Afghanistan, mined there for over 7000 years.
Each piece of lapis lazuli is slabbed, shaped and polished by the artist, KD Steele.
This pendant measures 2” x 1 1/2″.
It is handmade and one-of-a-kind.
Lapis Lazuli is one of the oldest spiritual stones known to man; used by healers, priests, and royalty, for power, wisdom, and to stimulate psychic abilities and inner vision. It represents universal truth. Lapis quickly releases stress, allowing for peace and serenity.
Lapis lazuli is considered to be a protection from psychic attacks, bringing deep peace, harmony, reveals inner truth, honesty, compassion, self-awareness, and self-expression. Because of its healing powers, Lapis lazuli is celebrated as The Wisdom Stone.