The focal point of this one-of-a-kind necklace is the elegant vintage eye shaped Afghan pendant with intricate borders and gilded details surrounding a raised lapis lazuli. Handmade pendant is paired with large nuggets of raw cut blue lapis stone.
- Gemstone color: Blue
- Stone: Lapis Lazuli
- Clasp: Toggle
- Length: 16" long
Lapis Lazuli is one of the most sought after stones in use since man's history began. Its deep, celestial blue remains the symbol of royalty and honor, gods and power, spirit and vision. It is a universal symbol of wisdom and truth. Lapis Lazuli is said to help create and maintain a connection between the physical and celestial planes, creating a strong spiritual connection.
At almost every stages of human history, man has looked for the assistance of magic objects called talismans to defy evil forces. One of these symbols we find in almost every culture and faith for thousands of years... It’s the figure of the eye. It's believed that there are three types of evil eyes. The first are unconscious evil eyes. These harm people and things, without intending to. The second type intends to harm. The third one is unseen, hidden evil which is the most scared one. Wearing evil eye jewelry is believed to protect wearer from the evil eye.