• lapis lazuli pendant - Egypt

    Lapis Lazuli – Natural, Carved, Blue

    The Egyptian Pharaoh Osorkon II (874-850 BCE) wore this pendant made from solid gold and lapis lazuli. The inscription on the stone is the pharaoh's cartouche, or royal name inscribed within an oval shape. Pendant on display at the Museé de Louvre, Paris. Photo by akhenatenator. Public Domain.

    Article: Lapis Lazuli Symbolism

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    GemstoneLapis Lazuli, Lazurite, Haüyne
    Natural or man madeNatural
    Gem StateCarved