For sale is this truly fantastic Esprito Santo Aquamarine necklace, size 18. 99 marquise - cut gemstones add up to a total weight of 11.25 carats. All set in 14K yellow gold plated Sterling Silver, this is a truly statement piece of jewellery. Aquamarine comes from the Beryl family and its blue hue comes from the iron content.It's been discovered in India over 2,000 years ago. Since ancient times, people have credited both paranormal and divine properties to it. The Greeks were the first to use aquamarine gemstone around 480 to 300 BC.
However, it only became popular after larger samples from Brazil surfaced in the market in 1910. Aquamarine is associated with foresight, valour and happiness. Crystal healers believe it fosters intellect and maintains youth. As a healing stone, it is eases anxiety and lessens the power of poisons.
According to legend, aquamarine was treasure owned by mythical mermaids. Sailors wore amulets made from this gem to boost their courage, safeguard their journey and avoid seasickness. Aquamarine was thought to be exceptionally potent if it was stamped with the image of the sea god Poseidon's trident.Aquamarine ranks 8 on Mohs' Hardness scale so please be careful if worn with diamonds or other precious stones which might scratch it. This is a new, never worn item. It will arrive in a pouch. For more beautiful jewellery for all occasions, please see my other listings. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Fine Jewellery\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "domkaaj" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.