Lapis lazuli from Afghanistan. This piece originates from the same mining district that the ancient Egyptians used for obtaining lapis. Photo shows the typical mineralogy of lapis: blue lazurite, white calcite and gold pyrite
Hawkguy granny square scarf is all stitched together. Just needs a couple rows around the outside to make it neat. I was going to do the edge in the darker purple, but now I might stick with white. Will have to experiment a little.