Denim lapis is a light to medium blue with frequent white or grey calcite inclusions and occasional flecks of glittery iron pyrite. Lapis has been mined for jewelry uses for over 6,000 years. Deposits occur in Afghanistan, Chile, Siberia, Angola and the USA.
Beads>Grade C>Denim LapisBeadsGrade CDenim LapisBluesBall8mmNaturalhttp://www.firemountaingems.com/itemdetails/h203412gsH203412GSBead, denim lapis (natural), 8mm round, C grade, Mohs hardness 5 to 6. Sold per 16-inch strand.//image1.fmgstatic.com/images/p3412gsb.jpg43.5543.55As Low As $23.41 per strand