Emeralds have a charm that has been passed down for many years, transmitting their original beauty to every person who has the fortune to hold one in their hands.
Besides being one of the rarest stones in the world thanks to its qualities and overwhelming beauty, this precious stone is recognized for its characteristic green color.
Emeralds have a whole story behind them and today we want to tell you a little bit about it...
Please pay close attention because after knowing the most precious curiosities of emeralds, you will want to have one of them in your hands.
CURIOUS FACTS ABOUT EMERALDS
Emeralds are considered the stone of Spring, also the stone of the month of May. An icon that represents fertility, growth and abundance
The unforgettable Cleopatra had an immense passion for emeralds, so much so that they were her favorite gemstones and her jewelry had to contain the green color.
According to indigenous legends, emeralds allow you to predict the future and protect you against evil spells. They also reveal the truth or falsity of a lover's oaths. They are also said to be able to make you an eloquent speaker.
In love the emerald has a beautiful meaning and it celebrates the 25th and 35th wedding anniversary.
Colombian emeralds are the most sought after not only for their intensity in color and purity, but also for their large size. Our stones are the queens of emeralds in the world.
It takes millions of years for an emerald to form. It is a process of crystallization through high temperatures and pressures that happens in unique geological environments. This is one of the reasons why emeralds are one of the rarest and most valuable stones in the world.
Colombia is the third world producer in terms of quantity but the first in quality
Of the 10 largest emeralds found and publicly exhibited, 6 have been produced in our country.
Colombia has had a lot to do with emerald-related records. 9 out of the 10 highest sales made at Christies Auction House have been Colombian stones.
WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR GETTING A COLOMBIAN EMERALD?
We discovered together some curiosities about emeralds and now you know that we are very fortunate to have this treasure in our land.
Take a piece of Colombia with you wherever you go and wear proudly a Colombian emerald jewelry.