The blue variety of the mineral Beryl is the gemstone Aquamarine. The green variety of Beryl is Emerald.
Aquamarine is the birthstone for March and is recommended as a gift on a nineteenth anniversary.
Aquamarine is said to re-awaken love in couples and symbolizes the making of new friends.
To wear this beautiful gem is said to bring both love and affection
With proper care your Aquamarine can be enjoyed for generations. Clean your Aquamarine in an ultrasonic cleaner or
with warm soapy water and a soft bristle brush. Protect from scratching and sharp blows.
Long ago, it was believed that the sky was such a variety of magnificent shades of blue that the earth was embedded in a gigantic sapphire. There is no better way to describe the richness of this dynamic stone. Although it comes in a rainbow of colors, blue is the best known for the sapphire. Composed mainly of corundum, sapphire is a very durable gem and is associated with feelings of sympathy and harmony, friendship and loyalty. Its beauty, its magnificent colors, and also its constancy and durability make the sapphire the embodiment of mutual understanding and indestructible trust.