LAPIS LAZULI SPHERE
Top quality Lapis Lazuli Sphere. The “Stone of Royalty”, lapis lazuli has been mined in Afghanistan for over 5000 years and remains highly sought-after.
A beautiful piece of natural, Lapis Lazuli shaped into a sphere and highly polished. Deep blue in colour with the characteristic Pyrite and Calcite inclusions. Comes with a Hematite ring stand.
4.7cm diameter, 171g.
Hardness (Mohs): 5.5.
Color(s): Blue, Violet, Greenish-Blue.
Lustre: Vitreous, Greasy.
Common / Notable Locations: Afghanistan, Chile.
Helps to expand awareness and intellectual capacity. Said to have existed ‘before time was born’ Lapis assists one in gaining admission to the unknown, sacred texts and esoteric ideas, enhancing the wisdom to allow understanding of these. Connects the physical plane and celestial kingdom. A protective stone, sheltering the wearer from physical danger and psychic attach. A throat chakra stone.
** Crystal properties from Melody’s Love is in the Earth Encyclopedia **