Aquamarine is a blue-green stone that comes from Colombia and Brazil. It has been called "Water of the Sea", because of its tranquilizing color. The aquamarine is the stone of sailors, believing it would be protection for them on water. Folklore says the aquamarine will protect against gossip. It is also said the aquamarine will pick up spirits. It is an excellent stone to use for meditating.
Apart from all the spirituality associated with the gemstone, it is a stone of utmost beauty and thus the best stone to be formed into jewelry. Aquamarine has been regarded and considered as an important stone for royalty and it has several associations with it.
Queen Elizabeth II is synonymous with everlasting beauty and sophistication. Her Highness defines royal etiquette with her grace and elegance, leaving every public appearance with an electrifying effect on massive patriotic crowds. Not just her royal mannerisms and gestures, but also her outfits and jewelry are worth mentioning. Every single gemstone encrusted in her high-end jewelry is one-of-kind. But one of all the gemstones in her wardrobe there’s one that is eternally beautiful gemstone- Aquamarine.
Let’s take a look into this phenomenal lady’s Aquamarine Jewelry:
In 1953, former President and Brazilians gifted a set of aquamarine necklace and earrings to Queen Elizabeth. It is interesting to know the process to source these matching gemstones took more than a year. Later, the Queen got its design altered and made the pendant drop detachable and surrounded by halo forever brilliant diamonds.
In order to complete her coronation aquamarine set, Brazilian government gifted an Aquamarine Diamond bracelet in 1958. Initially, her bracelet consisted of seven oblong aquamarines, which were later reduced to five. In addition, Government of Brazil also gifted her aquamarine and diamond brooches to complete her elegant look.
Apart from all of this aquamarine jewelry was often worn by Queen Elizabeth is the pair of Boucheron clips given by her parents on her eighteenth birthday.
Aquamarine is certainly the best stones ever found and with this beautiful lady using the gemstone for her jewelry its value increases several folds.
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