Afghan lapis lazuli and King Tut.

Well… I am not surprised, but I have not had the time to verify anything.  It seems that the famous King Tut’s gold/blue death mask has Afghan lapis lazuli.  Here is a fascinating story about the origins of the royal stone.File:Tutmask.jpg

About Barbara Dillon Hillas

Mother of global nomads; wife of diplomat; peripatetic lawyer; annotator of foreign service life, rule of law, culture, travel, & whatever strikes my fancy.
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