May Birthstone Diamond Halo Jewelry Cushion Pendant Emerald Necklace
4mm in Diameter
16 natural white diamond accents
18K Yellow Gold
High Polish Finish
Weights 1.33-1.78 Grams
Emerald Stone Meaning And Properties
The emerald has a meaning as a stone that brings luck, improve communication skills. This stone will change color to pale as a warning to the owner if there is something bad will happen.
In astrology, emerald is a gemstone for people born in the month of May and is suitable for those who have Cancer and Taurus zodiac.They prefer worn Emerald as they wedding ring because it their birthstone. It symbolize sensitivity, love, romance,faith and has ability to help mental problem.
Emerald is the most valuable stone in beryl families and very popular in the world. It’s a high-class stone. Emerald is precious stone with green color that always use as engagement rings which has the meaning of harmony and loyalty.
Emerald and zodiac signs
Most of all, astrologers are convinced, the emerald is suitable for Cancers and Pisces. People born under these watermarks, emerald can bring happiness and luck.
This precious stone is suitable for Aries and Sagittarius.
But Scorpios wear jewelry with emeralds is not recommended.
Application of the gem
The main application of emeralds is jewelry. Usually it is bordered by a stepped, so-called "emerald cut".However, opaque stones, with inclusions and cracks, are processed exclusively in the form of cabochons.
Only occasionally emeralds of especially large sizes are made decor items. For example, a small( 10 cm high) emerald vase, dating back to the 16th century, carved from a dark green Colombian emerald, is exhibited at the Vienna Art and Industrial Museum.
In Russia, this precious jewelry stone is legislatively declared a currency value.
Interesting facts about the stone
According to legend, the Queen of Sheba( the legendary ruler of the Arabian kingdom) preferred the emerald to all other precious stones. Her best outfits were embroidered with emerald embroideries, over which over 1,000 maids worked.
The National Bank of Tehran today stores a hairpin encrusted with three large emeralds, owned by the founder of the Mogul Empire, the Great Mogul Babur. For many years it was used during the coronation of the Persian shahs.
An emerald is considered a fidelity stone, and according to one legend, this gemstone can split when one of the couple's loving couple breaks faithfulness.
One of the legends tells us that the famous Holy Grail was made from an emerald that fell from the crown of the overthrown Satan.
Ancient magicians believed that an emerald could blind a snake and deprive it of sight.
Roman historian Tacitus claimed that the emerald cup, neutralizing poison, more than once saved the life of Emperor Nero, who was being poisoned.
According to legend, it was the emerald that was the sacred stone of the legendary Atlanteans.
In 1993, an emerald weighing 1200 grams was found at the Malyshevsky mine. He was named "President" in honor of the President of Russia Boris Yeltsin.
The world's largest crystal emerald weighing 28 kilograms was found in Brazil in 1974.
The first artificial emerald was grown in 1935 in Germany. To date, such synthetic gems are produced in many countries on an industrial scale.