This is a stunning piece.
|Dimensions (mm)||not provided|
|Weight (carats)||not provided|
‘The Best Gems on the Web!’
Gem-A Corporate Member
Large Lapis Lazuli cabochon with leopard print markings ! 77mm
This piece of Lapis Lazuli is simply sensational.
With golden flecks of pyrite across the stone it is so beautiful.
Natural and untreated and organic, in these days of ecological awareness it is refreshing to know that such beautful feats of nature are totally unenhanced by human kind.
This amazing piece measures 77mm by 54mm by 6mm deep.
Wear it as the most amazing centre piece - with gold.
Lapis Lazuli comes from the Badakhshan province of northern Afghanistan, where it has been mined continuously for over 6,000 years. Other deposits have been found in Angola, Canada, Chile, Myanmar, Pakistan, Russia and the United States. Lapis lazuli is one of the few gemstones that is a rock rather than a mineral. It can consist of up to 15 minerals, but is mainly is a mixture of 3 main components: Lazurite, a complex mineral containing sulphur, is the essential ingredient and gives the vivid blue colour, the others are Hauyne and Sodalite. To varying degrees also Calcite, responsible for the white streaks in many specimens and Pyrite, an iron sulphide, gold/white in colour that gives the distinctive gold flecks.
Lapis Lazuli Healing Properties: Lapis Lazuli quickly releases stress, bringing us profound feelings of peace and security. It brings harmony and deep inner self-knowledge and encourages honest, clear and objective self-expression. Lapis Lazuli encourages creativity and inspires confidence. It bonds relationships, aiding in expression of feelings and emotions. Lapis Lazuli can help overcome depression and low mood. Lapis Lazuli boosts the immune system, purifies blood, lowers blood pressure, cooling and soothing areas of inflammation. It alleviates insomnia and vertigo. Lapis Lazuli benefits the respiratory and nervous systems and the throat, vocal chords, and thyroid, cleanses organs, bone marrow and thymus.
Please read out terms and conditions before biddng.
We recomend you pay the insurance quoted by the system at checkout and then we will register th items for shipment which is safer and provides you with insurance.
|Starts||29th Jun 2013 11:00am PDT|
|Registered Shipping||$14.95||7 days|
|Standard Shipping - Tracked||$14.95||7 days|
|Shipping Insurance all providers $4.00 (optional)|