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Legends and Symbolism of Lapis Lazuli (reprinted from gemsociety.org)

Lapis Lazuli Symbolism by Fara Braid The beautiful blue stone lapis lazuli has been highly prized for thousands of years. Scholars believe many early historical references to sapphire may actual refer to samples of lapis lazuli. Jewelry made from this lazurite rich semi-precious rock has been found in prehistoric tombs in Asia, Africa, and Europe. Continue reading →