Lapis Lazuli (1) Polished Tumbled Stone India

Regular price $12.00

This is one piece of deep blue Lapis Lazuli, a famous gem from ancient times! It has been tumbled smooth and is polished on all sides, making it the perfect size for a pocket, purse, pillow, or palm. These stones would also make a perfect addition to a crystal grid. Colors include deep ultramarine blue, white calcite, and golden pyrite inclusions, and each piece is unique This type of Lapis Lazuli is from India.

 

One piece will be intuitively chosen from our selection of available tumbled stones. Sizes and colors will vary, as well as inclusions and surface features. Tumbled stones have been smoothed via rock tumbler, and may have a matte or shiny polished surface; unless listed in description, stones are completely natural and untreated. 

 

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PHYSICAL: Lapis Lazuli is an ornamental rock--where more minerals are made of combinations of elements, Lapis is a rock composed of multiple minerals. It gets its blue shade from the mineral lazurite, and also displays inclusions of white calcite and golden pyrite. Lapis has been mined continuously since the time of Cleopatra, and the mines in Afghanistan are the oldest continuously operating mines in the world.

 

METAPHYSICAL/CULTURAL: Lapis Lazuli is associated with royalty and virtue. Lapis is connected to psychic power and intuition, and is said to enhance these abilities. Lapis is associated with the third eye chakra (7th) and the element of wind.

 

 *Though many gems and minerals have historical and cultural associations with healing properties, these items are sold for display, study, and collector interest only. We encourage you to do research and draw your own conclusions on this topic!