Birthstone Month – March
Colour – Green-Blue to Blue
Hardness – 7.5 – 8 Mohs
Worn For: Peace - Happiness - Protection - Love
The History Fact
The name Aquamarine originates from the Latin ‘aqua marinus’ meaning ‘water of the sea’.
The Science Fact
Like emeralds, aquamarines are a member of the Beryl family.
The Mystical Fact
Aquamarine was & is worn as a talisman by sailors and those travelling near, by or on the sea.
Why I love Aquamarines?
Gorgeous in colour, usually free of inclusions visible to the naked eye and relatively pretty hard gemstones; aquamarines are suitable for everyday wear and make for beautiful, alternative engagement rings.
If you are interested in commissioning a bespoke Aquamarine piece of jewellery, please do not hesitate to get in contact me to discuss further…