Lapis Lazuli Jewelry Finds

Lapis Lazuli Jewelry Finds

In the first place, Bona fide art history buffs know that Lapis Lazuli was instrumental in bringing ultramarine blue pigment to Middle Age painters; who would then use the hue almost exclusively, to portray the robes of saints.

When we recently touched on a pair of earrings featuring lapis, interest arose in this semi-precious stone. What makes this gem stand out is – its beauty that comes to the forefront when polished.

Another point of interest is its color spectrum. Although blue is the accepted tone, there are also those lapis gems that feature slight green tints, some pyrite flecks, and even a bit of violet. That said, the most desirable color is the one associated with ultramarine blue. We have put together a collection of lapis jewels we love. Which ones are your favorite?

Lapis Lazuli Jewelry Finds

In the same fashion, Artisans began this ring’s design with a 14k yellow gold setting. It holds a violet to blue Lapis cut into an oval cabochon. The stone’s coloration is rare. Eight white, round diamonds encircle the gem. When you inspect the careful work of the gold, the style elements of the era are evident.

Lapis Lazuli Jewelry Finds
Ultimately, this beautiful untreated Lapis Ring rests in an 18k two tone Diamond Ring and accentuates the appearance of the blue stone. Indeed, all eyes will be on you as you’re sure to get plenty of admiring looks.
Lapis Lazuli Jewelry Finds
To say that this 14k yellow gold bangle bracelet is a work of art would be an understatement. Jewelry makers from the 1950’s created a gorgeous setting that nestles six bright blue lapis stones. Choose this bangle bracelet for the appeal of its dark stones and the unique hand engraving of the gold sections. Whether you wear it for a special occasion or to the office, the bracelet beautifully accessorizes with red, green, blue, white as well as other colors.

Lapis Lazuli Jewelry Finds

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