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8 Mar 2018



Aquamarine comes from the Latin wording ‘aqua marina’, which translates as ‘sea water’. So, not surprisingly it was used as a talisman of sailors to calm the seas, prevent sea-sickness and offer protection, its other qualities are courage, fidelity, tranquillity and inner peace. Legend says that Aquamarine gems were treasure belonging to mermaids!

As part of the Beryl family, Aquamarine is related to the green gem Emerald, unlike the Emerald you can find Aquamarine in a wide range of ‘sea’ type colours of blue and green hues. In fact, the more vibrant the colours and the higher the clarity the more prized the crystal is.

Fun Facts about Aquamarine








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