Lapis lazuli (sometimes abbreviated to lapis) is a rare semi-precious stone prized since antiquity for its' intense blue color. Lapis has been mined in Afghanistan for over 6,000 years and has been used as blue tint for paint as well as carved into urns and statues. Lapis was found in the tomb of the boy pharaoh Tutankhamun. Lapis is regarded by many people around the world as the stone of friendship and truth. The blue stone is said to encourage harmony in relationships and help the wearer to be authentic. Lapis is a versatile and popular gemstone; one of our favorite stones.
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