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    Lapis Lazuli – Natural, Carved, Blue

    Lapis lazuli is a well-known gem material. Gem carvers often make beautiful objects from it, like this elephant figurine. Lapis is actually a rock composed of minerals from the sodalite group. Photo by Adrian Pingstone. Public domain.

    Article: A World of Crystals

    Credit: Adrian Pingstone

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