Emerald Jewelry

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
Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
$26.59

Emerald Green Beaded 950 Silver Earrings
Emerald Green Beaded 950 Silver Earrings
$34.99

Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
$37.99

Faceted Green Oval Emerald Sterling Silver Stud Earrings
Faceted Green Oval Emerald Sterling Silver Stud Earrings
$39.99

Rhodium Plated Citrine and Emerald Leaf Necklace from India
Rhodium Plated Citrine and Emerald Leaf Necklace from India
$44.99

Hand Crafted Emerald and Sterling Silver Stud Earrings
Hand Crafted Emerald and Sterling Silver Stud Earrings
$47.99

Indian Emerald and Sterling Silver Pendant Necklace
Indian Emerald and Sterling Silver Pendant Necklace
$47.99

Faceted Emerald Stud Earrings from Thailand
Faceted Emerald Stud Earrings from Thailand
$49.99

Garnet and Emerald Pendant Necklace from India
Garnet and Emerald Pendant Necklace from India
$49.99

Rhodium Plated Moonstone and Emerald Pendant Necklace
Rhodium Plated Moonstone and Emerald Pendant Necklace
$49.99

Chan Luu Emerald Necklace
Chan Luu Emerald Necklace
On sale - now $52.5 - was $175

Fair Trade Pearl and Emerald Necklace
Fair Trade Pearl and Emerald Necklace
$57.99

Amethyst Emerald and Ruby Dangle Earrings from India
Amethyst Emerald and Ruby Dangle Earrings from India
$59.99

Amethyst Emerald and Ruby Pendant Necklace from India
Amethyst Emerald and Ruby Pendant Necklace from India
$59.99

Amethyst Ruby and Emerald Pendant Necklace from India
Amethyst Ruby and Emerald Pendant Necklace from India
$59.99

Artisan Crafted Cultured Pearl and Emerald Necklace
Artisan Crafted Cultured Pearl and Emerald Necklace
$59.99

Handmade Emerald Leather Strand Statement Necklace of Ghana
Handmade Emerald Leather Strand Statement Necklace of Ghana
$59.99

Garnet and Emerald Dangle Earrings from India
Garnet and Emerald Dangle Earrings from India
$69.99

India Handcrafted Gold Vermeil Ganesha Ring with Emeralds
India Handcrafted Gold Vermeil Ganesha Ring with Emeralds
$69.99

Rhodium Plated Emerald Stud Earrings from Thailand
Rhodium Plated Emerald Stud Earrings from Thailand
$69.99

Rhodium-Plated Emerald and Cubic Zirconia Cocktail Ring
Rhodium-Plated Emerald and Cubic Zirconia Cocktail Ring
$69.99

Rhodium Plated Citrine and Emerald Pendant Necklace
Rhodium Plated Citrine and Emerald Pendant Necklace
$76.49

Emerald Green Recycled Beaded Glass Statement Necklace
Emerald Green Recycled Beaded Glass Statement Necklace
$77.99

Moonstone and Emerald Necklace on Sterling Silver
Moonstone and Emerald Necklace on Sterling Silver
$77.99

Handcrafted Rhodium-Plated Emerald Cocktail Ring
Handcrafted Rhodium-Plated Emerald Cocktail Ring
$79.99

Sterling Silver Necklace with Emerald and Moonstone
Sterling Silver Necklace with Emerald and Moonstone
$79.99

Handmade Rainbow Moonstone and Silver Necklace with Emeralds
Handmade Rainbow Moonstone and Silver Necklace with Emeralds
$84.99

Emerald and Gold Vermeil Necklace
Emerald and Gold Vermeil Necklace
$89.99

Rhodium-Plated Rainbow Moonstone and Emerald Necklace
Rhodium-Plated Rainbow Moonstone and Emerald Necklace
$99.99

Chan Luu Emerald Earrings
Chan Luu Emerald Earrings
On sale - now $101.5 - was $145

Indian Emerald and Moonstone Dangle Earrings
Indian Emerald and Moonstone Dangle Earrings
$109.99

Chan Luu Emerald Crystald Earrings
Chan Luu Emerald Crystald Earrings
$115

Chan Luu Emerald and Coin Necklace
Chan Luu Emerald and Coin Necklace
On sale - now $122.5 - was $175

Chan Luu Emerald and Pearl Bracelet
Chan Luu Emerald and Pearl Bracelet
$125

Chan Luu Emerald Drop Necklace
Chan Luu Emerald Drop Necklace
$125

Men
Men's Emerald and Sterling Silver Cocktail Ring
$129.99

Chan Luu Emerald Drop Earrings
Chan Luu Emerald Drop Earrings
$145

Hand Made Rhodium-Plated Emerald Cocktail Ring
Hand Made Rhodium-Plated Emerald Cocktail Ring
$169.99

Chan Luu Emerald and Pearl Necklace
Chan Luu Emerald and Pearl Necklace
$215