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What does aquamarine stone symbolize?

What does aquamarine stone symbolize?

Aquamarine is also associated with tranquility, serenity, clarity, and harmony. As the first of the spring birthstones, the sea blue crystal represents transformation and rebirth. It embodies youthful vitality, purity, loyalty, hope, and truth.

What is the most expensive aquamarine color?

dark blue
The gem’s most valuable color is a dark blue to slightly greenish blue with moderately strong intensity. In general, the purer and more intense the blue color, the more valuable the stone.

How can you tell if aquamarine is real?

The best way to identify a real aquamarine stone is by looking at its colour. In its natural form, they have a pale blue colour, which is similar to seawater. They may have a slight green or yellow tint as well. Naturally occurring gems have excellent clarity and transparency.

How much is a 1 carat aquamarine worth?

As a rough guide, a 1-carat aquamarine would cost approximately $675 per carat and a 2-3 carat aquamarine would be around $1,000 to $1,500 per carat. Growing in carats would be about a range of 40%- 60% increase in price.

Where did the gemstone aquamarine come from and why?

In Ancient Rome and Greece, legends of the mermaids included the gemstone aquamarine. The Romans in particular believed the sea blue gem washed ashore after spilling out of the mermaid’s treasure chest. Blessed by the sea god Neptune, they trusted the crystals to bring fortune and protection to those who found them.

Where did the sea blue stone come from?

In Ancient Rome and Greece, legends of the mermaids included the gemstone aquamarine. The Romans in particular believed the sea blue gem washed ashore after spilling out of the mermaid’s treasure chest.

Why did the Mermaid give the stone to humans?

As March’s birthstone, it aligns perfectly with the fish sign Pisces. Not only did the ancients believe mermaids gave humans the gift of aquamarine, they also ascribed to it powers of protection for all who sail the seas.

What kind of jewelry is associated with the Mermaid?

Aquamarine Chandelier Earrings. Photo ©2019 EraGem Jewelry. For thousands of years, aquamarine has been associated with the sea and its fantastical creature the mermaid. As March’s birthstone, it aligns perfectly with the fish sign Pisces.