Handmade Genuine Lapis Lazuli and MOP Necklace Earrings Set
This absolutely gorgeous 19-1/2 inch OOAK necklace features a 1x 3/4 inch high grade AA genuine lapis rectangle focal bead, round lapis beads, mother of pearl donuts, Tibetan silver end caps, cones, beads and toggle clasp. Wear this and all your friends and colleagues will go oooh and ahhhh, and this piece is definitely versatile enough to compliment a navy suit at work or wear to a formal occasion. The 2 inch long earrings that come with the necklace echo the design elements of the necklace.
A few facts about Lapis...
Lapis lazuli (pronounced /LAP-iss LAZ-yu-lye/lee/ (sometimes abbreviated to lapis) is a relatively rare, semi-precious stone that has been prized since antiquity for its intense blue color.
Lapis lazuli has been mined in the Badakhshan province of Afghanistan for over 6,000 years, and trade in the stone is ancient enough for lapis jewelry to have been found at Predynastic Egyptian sites, and lapis beads at neolithic burials in Mehrgarh, the Caucasus, and even as far from Afghanistan as Mauritania.
In ancient Egypt lapis lazuli was a favorite stone for amulets and ornaments such as scarabs; it was also used by the Assyrians and Babylonians for seals. Lapis jewelry has been found at excavations of the Predynastic Egyptian site Naqada (3300-3100 BC), and powdered lapis was used as eyeshadow by Cleopatra.
New Age lore says Lapis energizes the throat chakra, augments strength, vitality, virility, mental clarity, illumination, enhances psychic abilities and communication with higher self and spirit guides and creative expression. It has also been used as a protective stone, sheltering the wearer/carrier from physical danger and psychic attacks. Lapis Lazuli is a stone of total awareness, helping to expand awareness and intellectual capacity, and allowing for conscious attunement to the intuitive and psychic aspects of ones nature. The stone of Royalty.
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You must notify me within 24 hours if you wish to cancel your order.
Shipping Policy -
DOMESTIC SHIPMENTS ONLY. I do not ship outside of the US as the pricing on insurance is just too high. However, if you live outside of the US and want to purchase something from my shop and you are willing to pay for insurance and shipping please contact me and I will make arrangements for you to do so. I ship all orders by USPS 1st Class Mail. If you want/need faster shipment than 1st Class Mail (2-5 BUSINESS days) please contact me so I can quote you a price and adjust your listing BEFORE you purchase the item.
Refund Policy -
I do not issue refunds, only Store Credit, and Store Credit minus shipping costs are only considered if I have grossly misrepresented the item purchased. All items that are being returned MUST be in resaleable condition or you will not receive a credit.
Requests for store credit MUST be made within 14 days of purchase.If you have questions or concerns, please contact me before you purchase. STORE CREDITS and EXCHANGES are made on a case by case basis.
NO STORE CREDIT on any items after 14 days of purchase.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION -
***PLEASE REMEMBER TO INDICATE WHAT SIZE BRACELET YOU NEED IN THE "NOTES FROM THE PATRON" AREA WHEN YOU PURCHASE ANY PICK YOUR SIZE AND EURO STYLE BRACELET ITEMS. If you neglect to do this I will automatically send a size 8" bracelet.
Also, I frequently have multiples of beads, bead sets and charms in stock. If you want to order multiples of the same item please contact me and I will adjust the listing quantity for you
Unless otherwise noted all silver plated jewelry is lead and mercury free, and an added bonus is that silver plate will not tarnish the way sterling or Tibetan silver does due to oxidation, so you'll never need to clean and polish it.
Please contact me if you would like me to create a customized piece of jewelry for you. I enjoy working with my customers and specialize in custom orders whether it be one bracelet or necklace or several, and also bridal parties and other functions.
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Such a perfect bracelet!!! And the seller is wonderful to work with....very friendly.. Prompt shipping. Thank you!! This was my first experience on Artfire!
Love the bracelet and great communications with seller. Shipped immediately. Made in the USA!