AQUAMARINE COLLECTION Commonly known as Blue Emerald, Aquamarine’s glimmering facets and calming shade will take you to the magnificent beauty of the ocean. Inspired by the essence of life on earth, Genuine Aquamarine gemstones are known to take faceting and cuts very well, making them perfect for statement jewelry. Our Aquamarine Gemstone Collection reflects the playful brilliance and feminine aura of this Exotic Gemstone.
THE LORE OF AQUAMARINE As per the ancient folk-lore, Aquamarine was believed to be the treasure of mermaids and was often used by sailors while travelling to keep them safe in stormy seas. Sailors used to take Aquamarines to sea as a lucky charm to help them protect against shipwreck and sea storms. Aquamarines, which seems to have come from the depths of the sea, has a charm not to be denied.
MINING ORIGIN Aquamarines are found in a variety of locations like Kenya, Madagascar, India, Pakistan, Nigeria, Africa, China, Russia and the US, but the majority of it is found in Brazil. Aquamarine was recognized as the official gemstone of Colorado in 1971, mined at high altitudes of Mt. Antero area of the Rockies. These mountain peaks contain some of the finest quality of aquamarine with a wide spectrum of shades of blue.