Emerald Earrings

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Emerald gemstones are considered to be one of the precious gemstones, which reflects its value and status as a luxury item. The name is derived from the Greek word “smaragdus”, which means green. Pliny the Elder of Rome, in his writings of Natural History penned that “nothing greens greener” when describing this beautiful gemstone. He also wrote about early lapidaries and their healing uses of Emerald gems, describing that they “have no better method of restoring their eyes than by looking at the emerald, its soft, green color comforting and removing their weariness and lassitude.” Modern science has confirmed that the color green is known to relieve stress and eye strain. The most famous and precious gem of the beryl mineral family, the first Emerald gemstones were found in ancient Egypt and fittingly, Cleopatra was said to have an obsession for Emeralds, wearing them in her royal accessories. In ancient lore, Emerald gemstones were fabled to give the wearer clairvoyance and it was also used as a low tech lie detector test, as it was placed under the tongue to reveal the truth. Shop today for gorgeous Emerald gemstone earrings.

Learn More About Emerald Gemstones

Delve Into the Fascinating History of Emerald Gemstones At the GIA Gem Encyclopedia Page on Emerald History & Lore