Add a magical quality to your designs with the lapis lazuli 10x14mm large-hole barrel beads from Dakota Stones. Available by the strand, these gemstone beads will amaze and delight with their innovative design. Each bead features a wide stringing hole, perfect for using with thicker stringing materials like leather cord. In fact, these beads are temporarily strung on leather cord. These cylindrical beads feature dark blue color dusted with a golden shimmer. Lapis lazuli is a semi-precious stone that contains primarily lazurite, calcite and pyrite. Mined in Afghanistan and the San Gabriel Mountains in California, it is said to impart wisdom to its bearer.