Used by the ancient Egyptians at burial sites and even by Cleopatra who used the powdered stone as eyeshadow, Lapis has been a favourite amoung royalty throughout history. As such, it is viewed as a regal stone.
Today, Lapis is still a popular and sought after stone. With its deep colour and pyrite inclusions, this is a an eye-catching, semi precious gemstone. Mix with white or silver to enhance its beauty.
Select from our range of round, chip and puffy coin lapis lazuli beads. All of our gemstone beads are temporarily strung on an approximately 40cm (15.5") string.