*** As shown | 1.5 carats Emerald Center stone and Diamonds White Gold **
Defined by the sensational glamour of the center emerald gemstone, this magnificent emerald 3 stone engagement ring features a glorious 1.5 carats VVG Natural Emerald Gemstone prong set amid two trapezoid colorless natural diamonds. The delicate, lush green color brings the eye straight to the uniqueness of this ring. Handcrafted in 18K White Gold, this stunning ring symbolizes your present and future moments of life.
Why do we love Emeralds?
• One of the world's top five gems
• Stunning Internal Structure
• Emerald celebrates Uniqueness
• Symbolizes Rebirth
CENTER STONE SPECIFICATION
|Stone Type||Natural Emerald|
|Treatment||Minor - Oil|
SECONDARY GEM & METAL DETAILS
|Approx. total carat weight:||0.15 carats|
18K White Gold
KING OF ALL GREEN GEMSTONES
For over 4,000 years, this miraculous gemstone has always been the most wanted in soothing and comforting the soul with its unparalleled green hue. This truly remarkable gemstone has always been believed to represent love, eternal youth, and rebirth. Over the centuries, this gemstone has inspired countless names to describe its lush green beauty. Places worldwide such as The Emerald Isle in Ireland, the Philippines, Muntinlupa City, Washington, Seattle, and Oregon are all known as the Emerald City.
The name 'Emerald' was derived from the ancient greek green, "asparagus." Emerald was first known to be mined in ancient Egypt, dating back from 330 BC to the 1700s. At that time, the Queen of the Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt(Cleopatra) was known to have a strong passion for emeralds and always used them in her royal adornments.
Today emeralds are sourced from several countries across the globe, with Columbians producing some of the most delicate and most precious emeralds today. Zambia, Brazil, Russia, Afghanistan, and Zimbabwe have gem-quality emeralds used in fine jewelry.
Emerald is the most famous gem from the Beryl family amongstt Aquamarine, Golden Beryl, and Morganite. Emeralds with ligger green tones are less expensive than the highly saturated deep green color.
Emeralds come in a host of shapes and cuts, such as the traditional octagonal shape, heart, and oval.
Below are a few facts about Natural Emeralds
• Mineral: Beryl
• Color: Bluish Green to Deep Green
• Refractive Index: 1.577 to 1.583
• Specific gravity: 2.72
• Moh hardness: 7.5 to 8
BIRTHSTONE & ANNIVERSARIES:
Emerald is the gem of spring and has always been the perfect choice as the birthstone for any May born.
This May birthstone is also associated with the twentieth and thirty-fifth wedding anniversary.
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