With bricks, enriched with lapis lazuli, I have exalted its head.
The skies of the Old-World are to those of the New as lead to lapis lazuli.
As a specimen of the more common formula on these tablets, a lapis lazuli tablet of Nippur may be chosen.
lapis lazuli, is of little value, on account of its softness.
lapis lazuli, 51⁄2 in hardness, has a beautiful blue color, frequently flecked with white or with bits of fool's gold.
It is less deep in shade than the lapis lazuli, and has a mottled appearance.
There are said to be mines of silver and lapis lazuli in its mountains.
In the fourth class an azure-coloured button of lapis lazuli—blue opaque—rested upon a small sapphire bead.
It is formed of two pieces joined by a hinge, and is decorated with figures in repouss on a ground inlaid with lapis lazuli.
The Serra Palace is famous for its “golden” room, the panels of which are of lapis lazuli.