Columbian Emerald Necklace
Prized for their lush hue, emeralds are steeped in significance throughout different cultures and generations. This stunning necklace features a 7.14-carat cushion-cut Columbian emerald that displays the most luscious color. Nearly a half-carat of round brilliant diamonds surround the center gemstone in a brilliant diamond halo. It is completed with a platinum chain set with diamonds, creating a look that is perfect for everyday wear or even for special occasions.
Gemstone Facts Details
Green is the color of Spring and has long symbolized love and rebirth. As the gem of Venus, it was also considered to aid in fertility. Cleopatra, Egypt’s tempestuous female monarch was as famous for wearing Emeralds in her time as Liz Taylor is for wearing diamonds in our time. Ancient Egyptian mummies were often buried with an Emerald carved with the symbol of verdure– flourishing greenness–on their necks to symbolize eternal youth.