Lapis Cuff Bracelet

Lapis Cuff Bracelet

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Quick Overview

A simple yet elegant sterling silver Navajo cuff bracelet, featuring a deep blue, Lapis stone, in a bezel setting.

Description: Lapis, set in sterling silver
Artist: Elaine Sam
Nation: Navajo
Size: 2-1/4" Inside diameter

More Information:

Lazurite is a deep blue to greenish blue rock which forms in limestone and metamorphs by heat. It is the group of feldspathoids that can form rare cubic, octahedral or dodecahedral crystals. The deep blue variety of Lazurite is (lapis lazuli), a gemstone used by jewelry makers, world wide. Metaphysically, Lazurite is said to aid in astral projection and other spiritual traveling. Lazurite also is said to help achieve deep awareness, aid in communication and can help activate positive forces lying within one's self.

Elaine Sam is a renowned lapidary and silversmith artist, who specializes in traditional Navajo jewelry. The featured piece here is a bit unusual for her, as many of her pieces are not nearly as simplistic in their design.