Blue Lapis Gemstones - Loose Blue Lapis Lazuli Stone is Available at AfricaGems
Faceted Lapis Round Cut in Grade AAA
This Brilliant Natural Lapis Round Faceted Cut Gemstone in the AAA Grade, Displays a Medium to Dark Blue Color With Some Gold Flakes of Pyrite, With an Even Color, Good Polish and Medium Dome. Lapis Gemstones Have Been Enhanced Using a Common Widely used Standard Treatment Called "Dyeing" Where a Coloring Matter is Introduced into the Gemstone to Intensify and Improve the Color. Lapis Lazuli is sourced from Afghanistan & Pakistan.
Loose Lapis Gemstones in Calibrates Sizes
Capturing the elusive blues of deep waters and night skies, Lapis gemstones have long been revered for their stunning azure hue. With an instantly luxurious splash of color speckled with gold flakes of Pyrite, the vivacious blue
of Lapis has year-round appeal. Especially fitting in combination with pearls and marine inspired designs, you will also see Lapis in designs that reflect older Mediterranean civilizations. Lapis is a gemstone that embodies both the latest fashion trends and the ancient world cultures.
History & Lore
Lapis was one of the first gemstones used for jewelry, appearing throughout the Mediterranean as early as 4000 B.C. Archaeologists have uncovered carvings and decorative chains featuring Lapis Lazuli in the areas of Mesopotamia, Egypt Greece, and Rome. Lapis is representative of truth and friendship. It is said to assist relationships