Lapis Lazuli Handmade Amulet Necklace
Lapis lazuli and silver stacking amulet necklace. The tube opens on one end for the insertion of a prayer scroll or small treasure. 9" length
Lapis Lazuli is one of the most sought after stones in history. Discovered 6000 years ago, the oldest deposits were located in Afghanistan, which today produces the finest quality lapis lazuli and is also the most significant source in the world. Lapis Lazuli was among the most highly prized in ancient Egypt. The golden sarcophagus of King Tutankhamen was richly inlaid with Lapis, as were other burial ornaments of Egyptian kings and queens.
A stone of protection, Lapis releases stress, bringing deep peace. It brings harmony and deep inner self-knowledge, encourages self-awareness, allows self-expression, reveals inner truth, compassion and morality. Lapis Lazuli assists to confront and speak one’s truth and inspires confidence. It bonds relationships, aiding in expression of feelings and emotions.