Item Information

Dimensions (mm) 19 x 13 x 13mm
Weight (carats) 203.15 carats
Oiled (Cedar/Joban)



This is a piece of naturalĀ  lapis from Afghanistan which has been drilled. it has been olied to bring out the colour. It will cut a stone or a natural lapis bead..Some pyrite is showing in this material.Strong royal blue natural colour.

Lapis lazuli has been mined in the Badakhshan province of Afghanistan for 6,500 years.

The finest color is intense blue, lightly dusted with small flecks of golden pyrite. There should be no white calcite veins and the pyrite inclusions should be small. Stones that contain much calcite at all or too much pyrite are not as valuable. Patches of pyrite are an important help in identifying the stone as genuine and do not detract from its value.

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Auction ID 760927
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Starts 27th May 2018 7:13pm PDT
Ends 24th Jun 2018 7:13pm PDT

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