- Stone: Lapis
- Metal: Sterling Silver
- Length: 1 3/4"
- Width: 3/4"
Lapis is a metamorphic rock favored for its intense royal blue color. It has been used to create semi-precious gemstones, pigments, and ornamental materials for thousands of years. Lapis is primarily found in northeastern Afghanistan.
This unique stone pendant was crafted in the historic city of Jaipur, India. Jaipur, the capital of the state of Rajasthan, has been famous for it's traditional jewelry for many centuries. Rajasthan is an area rich in deposits of precious and semi-precious stones. Jaipur bazaars abound with classic tribal jewelry and are renowned for their expert stone cutters and designers. We hope you enjoy this beautiful piece of India's historic artistic tradition.