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 Green Beaded 950 Silver Earrings
Emerald Green Beaded 950 Silver Earrings
$29.99

Hand Crafted Emerald and Sterling Silver Stud Earrings
Hand Crafted Emerald and Sterling Silver Stud Earrings
$29.99

Hand Crafted Sterling Silver and Emerald Pendant
Hand Crafted Sterling Silver and Emerald Pendant
$29.99

Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
$34.99

Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
$34.99

Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
$34.99

Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
$34.99

Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
$34.99

Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
$34.99

Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
$34.99

Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
Emerald and Sterling Silver Ring
$34.99

Faceted Emerald Stud Earrings from Thailand
Faceted Emerald Stud Earrings from Thailand
$39.95

Handmade Emerald Leather Strand Statement Necklace of Ghana
Handmade Emerald Leather Strand Statement Necklace of Ghana
$57.99

Andean Reverse-Painted Glass Dragonfly Box in Emerald Green
Andean Reverse-Painted Glass Dragonfly Box in Emerald Green
$59.99

Emerald Green Recycled Beaded Glass Statement Necklace
Emerald Green Recycled Beaded Glass Statement Necklace
$74.99

Celtic Cross Emerald Necklace
Celtic Cross Emerald Necklace
$109.95