Lapis lazuli tumbled stones AAA grade, these beautiful rocks really do speak for themselves. Highly polished and boasting unmistakable rich blue colour, each tumbled stone is included with the mineral iron pyrite. The lapis lazuli from which these stones were tumbled came from Badakhshan province in the northeast of Afghanistan.
One of the oldest of all gemstones, the history of lapis lazuli can be traced back thousands of years. It was a favourite of the Ancient Egyptians and one of the world's most famous artefacts the funerary mask of King Tutankhamun features lapis lazuli along with white quartz, obsidian, turquoise, carnelian and coloured glass.
Whilst tumbled stones are widely used in crystal healing, they're also extremely popular with rock and mineral collectors around the world. As well as being incredibly tactile and aesthetically pleasing, these lapis lazuli crystals have a magic about them that's not easy to describe. Millions of years in the making, this fascinating stone is as popular today as it always has been.
Lapis lazuli is often described as a mineral which is not correct. Minerals are made up of crystals, rocks are made up of minerals. Lapis lazuli is a blue coloured metamorphic rock that's made up of several different minerals, its colour comes primarily from lazurite although other minerals including sodalite, iron pyrite and white calcite are also often present.
Our lapis lazuli tumbled stones range in size from medium to large, approximate weights and measurements are given below. When making your selection from the drop down list should you choose to purchase 5 or 10 tumbled stones there is a possibility you may be charged slightly more for postage than we end up paying because of the difference in weight of individual stones. Should this be the case any difference will be refunded once your order has been dispatched.
Save 10% on 5 Lapis Lazuli Tumbled Stones or 30% on 10
Weight Range (grams) : 1.8 - 7.6
Size Range (cms) : 1.7 - 2.9