Lapis lazuli embedded in rock
Lapis lazuli embedded in rock

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BL, Egerton MS 747, fol. 51v
BL, Egerton MS 747, fol. 51v

Image of lapis lazuli from the earliest known copy of Tractatus de herbis (c.1280–1350)

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Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, MS 2i, fol. 94r
Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, MS 2i, fol. 94r

The Bury Bible (c. 1135), sumptuously decorated with lapis lazuli

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Lapis lazuli embedded in rock
Lapis lazuli embedded in rock

Image by Geert Pieters

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