Natural Lapis Lazuli Crystals. Each Lapis Lazuli crystal specimen has deep blue crystals. Lapis lazuli is considered a semi-precious gem, Lapis was coveted by the pharaohs of ancient Egypt. Jewels recovered from Egyptian tombs were primarily made of precious metals and Lapis. Lapis is considered a stone of Royalty. It rarely ever is found in crystal form.
Lapis is the Latin word for stone. Lapis Lazuli means blue stone.