Not only the blue stone, also the large Pyrite pieces that characterize Lapis. This royal or celestial blue stone might have the longest history, that goes back as far as the Egytian culture. The specimen, what presented in this listing, however has nothing to do with Egypt or the Asian origin stone. This natural stone found high up in the Andeas mountains, precizly in Chile. Rare and sought after mineral, that chemically has the same composition, however it’s much harder, and the distribution of the Pyrite different. By being harder, means the stone takes a brighter shine, and the gold crystals in it larger and more visible. The specimen arrived to our shop as a sample, only two pendants were cut out of it. Unfortunately the contact dried out and no further supply available.
The blue stone pendant designed to a large oval shape, with a nice size of golden Pyrite almost on the middle. Polished on lapidary diamond wheels up to 50.000 grit smoothness and shine. Set with sterling silver 21 gauge triple lined round and half round jewelry wire wrapping, that focuses to show the entire size of the stone, yet holds it firm and secure in place. The pendant comes with an also sterling silver Italian made 1.05 mm smooth snake chain necklace, that available in 18″, 20″, 24″ lenghts to choose from.
stone size; 38.7 x 24.3 x 7.8 mm 60.60 ct.
overall pendant height including the chain ring, 55.4 mm.
The stone 100% natural, no chemicals or harmful materials used during the polishing and setting process, other than clean water to cool the diamond wheels.
Lapis lazuli brings satisfaction and a solid sense of family devotion. At work, it can assist you pick up advancement, keep up your judgment and rouse believe in others. When given to partner in relationship, bounds love and strenghtens trust.
All of our gemstones 100% natural, we never color treat, dye, or alter theme. Cut from locally prospected, traded or purchased from fellow rock collectors. Each stone inspected for best quality, designed to shape by after the pattern that characterize the specimen. Hand cut with a nine step lapidary method on diamond wheels up to 50.000 grit smoothness and shine. No chemicals or harmful materials used during the cutting and polishing process, only clean water to cool the wheels.
The setting a minimalist style wire wrapping. We use sterling silver mostly 21 gauge jewelry wire, that we acquire from certified suppliers. Some pendants set with findings, the material used for that always specified in the product description.
All listed pendants includes a silver plated necklace, or the option to upgrade to sterling silver.
A large selection of raw jewelry quality gemstones available for custom shape and size cutting.
Sorry we don’t sell only the raw stone.