It measures 2 1/2 inches in diameter and weighs just over 3/4 of a pound. Aquamarine is the beautiful gemstone that is the color of the sea, a beautiful bluish green. It has been known to man for thousands of years. Ancient sailors would take these precious stones on ships when they traveled to stay safe, as it was believed to have mystical qualities such as for one to be happy in marriage and in life, etc.
Aquamarine is found in several parts of the world including North America, South America, Russia, India, Madagascar and Africa. Each of these are different however, in their own way. While Aquamarine is typically a bluish green color and its name is from the Latin meaning blue sea.Aquamarine is Beryl with Beryllium and aluminum silicate. Beryl comes in many colors and is of course Aquamarine when bluish green, but when yellow or yellow orange it is then called Heliodor. It even occurs in a pale pink called Morganite. Typically, each mine will yield different kinds of Beryl.
For instance, Brazil usually has large deposits of Heliodor. Aquamarine is even found in the Midwest of America. The official stone of Colorado is Aquamarine. Aquamarine's hardness is rated a 7.5 o 8.0 on the Mohs scale. This means it is generally a great stone to wear on a day to day basis due to its strength.It normally comes in hexagonal crystals and is transparent or translucent giving a glassy look to it. Aquamarine is a stress reduction crystal that quiets the mind. Also known as the stone of courage.
It harmonizes surroundings and is useful for clearing blocked communications. Sheilds the aura and aligns the chakras. Bringing you, the very best!
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Thank you very much for visiting & enjoy! Have a super fantastic day!Come back and visit us again soon! The item "Blue Aquamarine Crystal Sphere Ball Beryl Stone Courage Stunning Rare Genuine" is in sale since Sunday, July 23, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Rocks, Fossils & Minerals\Crystals & Mineral Specimens\Crystals". The seller is "treasuresoflightcrystals" and is located in Deltona, Florida.
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