The oval shape of the pendant makes it Long and lean, just begging to be worn. Rich blue color, with tiny pyrite flecks. What a beauty!
Lapis Lazuli Is a deep vibrant blue metamorphic rock that is a mixture of minerals with Lazurite as the primary constituent; it sits at a 5-5.5 on the Mohs Scale of Hardness. It is used as a semi-precious stone and has a long history of being praised for its intense color; the color Ultramarine was traditionally made using Lapis Lazuli.
Sterling silver is the brightest of all precious metals being known for its bright luster. It is also known for being very durable which makes it popular in jewelry as it will withstand the test of time.
Lapis Lazuli is thought to open the Third Eye and help balance the Throat Chakra for aiding in communication. Lapis Lazuli is also considered to be a great stone for dream work, facilitating in spiritual journeys, and encouraging self-awareness.
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