Lapis is a semi-precious stone that contains primarily Lazurite, Calcite, and Pyrite. It was originally described from the Lapis-Lazuli mine in Badakhshan Province in Afghanistan. It is said to enhance ones insight, intellect, and awareness. Mined in Afghanistan, and San Gabriel Mountains in California. AKA: Lapis Lazuli and Denim Lapis. Mohs hardness 7.
These beads have extremely clean, precise, consistent facets to maximize sparkle.
Dakota Stones plans to build this line to give designers continuity. Products in the microfacet collection are only made from dependable, consistent material sources.