Large Sterling Silver and Chip Lapis Lazuli Feather Pendant
Beautiful Sterling Silver and Chip Lapis Feather pendant. 9/16 inch wide X 2 1/2 inch long Lapis Lazuli, often referred to as "the stone of Royalty" is a beautiful dark blue stone which is said to augment strength, vitality, virility, mental clarity, and illumination. It can enhance psychic abilities and communication with higher self and spirit guides. Aids in creative expression. It has also been used as a protective stone, sheltering the wearer/carrier from physical danger and psychic attacks. Lapis Lazuli is a "stone of total awareness", helping to expand awareness and intellectual capacity, and allowing for conscious attunement to the intuitive and psychic aspects of one's nature.Jewelry making has long been an important part of the lives of Southwest Native peoples. During the last 50 years, Native jewelers in the Southwest—Navajos in particular—have created a contemporary aesthetic that draws on traditional materials and reflects the persistence of cultural values such as beauty, centering, and balance.