Denim Lapis Drop earrings
Denim lapis is another name for blue lapis lazuli but, only when the lapis has a specific color shade that resembles the denim fabric. Lapis lazuli or lapis for short, is a deep blue semi-precious stone that has been prized since antiquity for its intense color. Today mines in northeast Afghanistan and Pakistan are still the major source of lapis lazuli. Important amounts are also produced from mines west of Lake Baikal in Russia, and in the Andes mountains in Chile. Smaller quantities are mined in Italy, Mongolia, the United States and Canada according to Wikipedia.
These earrings have been cut and hand polished into a beautiful high doomed earrings and set in sterling silver.
~24.2 mm X ~5.0 (stone)
~37.1 mm X ~5.0 (entire earring dimension)