Emerald Jewelry - Artisan and Artist Crafted

Where the name comes from: Esmaralda Latin via Esmeraude and Emeraude from Old French and Middle English respectively, originally Greek Smaragdos which simply means green gem.
Where the stones come from: Widespread. South America, particularly Colombia and Brazil, also Zambia, Zimbabwe and Madagascar in Africa, Pakistan, India, Afghanistan and Russia.
Chemistry:
Beryllium aluminum silicate or Beryl, Be3Al2(SiO3)the green color is produced by small amounts of chromium and sometimes Vanadium ions.
Colors: Green in hues from blue-green to yellow-green.
...and another thing:
Emeralds can range in age from some of the world's oldest gemstones, those from Zimbabwe may be 2600 million years old to a mere 9 million years for some Pakistani youngsters. Emeralds are one of the four precious gemstones along with diamonds, rubies and sapphires.
 
Prices correct at time of writing - subject to change
Hand Made Moonstone and Emerald Pendant Necklace from India
Hand Made Moonstone and Emerald Pendant Necklace from India
On sale - now $188.99 - was $209.99

Brazilian Gold Vermeil and Composite Emerald Cocktail Ring
Brazilian Gold Vermeil and Composite Emerald Cocktail Ring
On sale - now $134.99 - was $149.99

Rhodium Plated Rainbow Moonstone and Emerald Necklace
Rhodium Plated Rainbow Moonstone and Emerald Necklace
On sale - now $119.99 - was $149.99

Indian Emerald and Moonstone Dangle Earrings
Indian Emerald and Moonstone Dangle Earrings
$108.49

Moonstone and emerald pendant necklace
Moonstone and emerald pendant necklace
$105.49

Emerald and Gold Vermeil Necklace
Emerald and Gold Vermeil Necklace
$87.99

Sterling Silver and Emerald Pendant Necklace
Sterling Silver and Emerald Pendant Necklace
On sale - now $85.49 - was $94.99

Handmade Rainbow Moonstone and Silver Necklace with Emeralds
Handmade Rainbow Moonstone and Silver Necklace with Emeralds
$77.99

Sterling Silver Necklace with Emerald and Moonstone
Sterling Silver Necklace with Emerald and Moonstone
$73.49

Moonstone and Emerald Necklace on Sterling Silver
Moonstone and Emerald Necklace on Sterling Silver
$72.49

Emerald Green Recycled Beaded Glass Statement Necklace
Emerald Green Recycled Beaded Glass Statement Necklace
$64.99

Emerald Ganesha Ring Handcrafted in 18k Gold Vermeil
Emerald Ganesha Ring Handcrafted in 18k Gold Vermeil
On sale - now $62.99 - was $69.99

India Handcrafted Gold Vermeil Ganesha Ring with Emeralds
India Handcrafted Gold Vermeil Ganesha Ring with Emeralds
On sale - now $62.99 - was $69.99

Artisan Crafted Cultured Pearl and Emerald Necklace
Artisan Crafted Cultured Pearl and Emerald Necklace
On sale - now $53.99 - was $59.99

Amethyst Emerald and Ruby Dangle Earrings from India
Amethyst Emerald and Ruby Dangle Earrings from India
On sale - now $53.99 - was $59.99

Rhodium Plated Emerald Stud Earrings from Thailand
Rhodium Plated Emerald Stud Earrings from Thailand
On sale - now $53.99 - was $59.99

Amethyst Emerald and Ruby Pendant Necklace from India
Amethyst Emerald and Ruby Pendant Necklace from India
On sale - now $53.99 - was $59.99

Amethyst Ruby and Emerald Pendant Necklace from India
Amethyst Ruby and Emerald Pendant Necklace from India
On sale - now $53.99 - was $59.99

Fair Trade Pearl and Emerald Necklace
Fair Trade Pearl and Emerald Necklace
$51.49

Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
$25.99