Admire this great Nepali locket pendant. Each pendant is made by setting a round stone between two engraved silver caps. Lapis is a natural stone that has been prized since antiquity for its deep blue color. Lapis stone from the mines of central Afghanistan has been used throughout history both in jewelry as well as to make distinctive blue dyes. The striking detail of this small pendant is apparent in the careful workmanship. Each pendant measures approximately 23-28 x 8-10mm. It can be incorporated into your custom jewelry designs, or simply strung on a chain as is!