Lapis Lazuli on Brass and Wood base

  • €1,000.00
  • Origin: Afghanistan
  • Product Code: LPS-10
  • Mineral: Lapis Lazuli | Pyrite
  • Holder: Wood | Brass
  • Location: Afghanistan
  • Dimensions (L x W x H): 40.50cm × 20.50cm × 3.60cm
  • Weight: 4,540.00g

Description

Beautiful specimen of extra quality Lapis Lazuli mounted on a wooden and handcrafted brass base.
The Lapis Lazuli is of an intense blue tone, a high quality index, with beautiful golden Pyrite inclusions.
This fantastic mineral has always been used for making jewelry. Suffice it to say that it was the practice of the ancient Egyptians to adorn pyramids and pharaonic tombs with Lapis Lazuli and Pyrite.

Dimensions: 270 x 205 x 36 mm
Height with pedestal: 405 mm
Weight 4540 g

Tags: lapis lazuli, pyrite, blue, gold, afghanistan