Emerald belongs to the Beril group along with aquamarine and morganite. Emerald is seen as the noblest variant. Emerald is characterized by its green color. Very clear variants are cut to be used as gemstones in jewelry. The emerald offered on this page is not clear but cloudy due to the various inclusions. This makes the stone extremely suitable as a cuddle stone.
The origin of the name is not entirely traceable, it probably comes from a Semitic language. The ancient Greeks used the word Emerald to indicate green stones. Emeralds have been used as an ornamental stone for thousands of years. They have been found in the tombs of the pharaohs, but also in amulets, jewelry and works of art in Greek and Roman antiquity.
Effect of emerald
Emerald is ideally suited to promote collaboration. It gives a sense of unity and has a positive effect on relationships and friendships. The stone can help to perform purposeful tasks and gives openness of mind. Chakra: Heart Zodiac: Sagittarius, Cancer, Taurus, Aquarius, Scorpio