Lion Figurine Carving Lapis Lazuli Blue Stone Fetish
This hand carved beautiful blue Lapis stone lion figurine is 3.8 inches long and 1.25 inches wide and 2.6 inches tall.
Beautiful bright royal blue Lapis Lazuli from Afghanistan! The name is a compound of "lapis", the Latin word for stone, and the Arabian word "azul", meaning blue.
For many people all over the world Lapis Lazuli is considered a stone of truth and friendship. The blue stone is said to bring about harmony in relationships.
Lapis Lazuli often has golden inclusions (Pyrite) and whitish veins from marble.
Metaphysical Properties of Lapis: Lapis Lazuli helps one move one's consciousness beyond the mundane and to identify habits, patterns and lessons one may have difficulty perceiving consciously.
The Lion inspires strength, courage, pride, nobility, and fairness. Because of the lion's noble character, it represents the great power of self-control.
The Egyptians saw the lion as a symbol of power and wealth. In Singapore, a lion and tiger are depicted on the coat of arms of “the city of lions.”
The lion is a traditional symbol of Spain and of Great Britain.