For those with an insatiable appetite for the color green, the inner glow an Emerald Necklace is almost seductive. Fine emeralds can exude a subtle radiance that seems to emanate from within. Once the quest of royalty seeking treasures from the western world, emeralds remain the euphoric gem associated with the color green.
Worn as the birthstone for May, in subtle emerald pendants, and as lavish emerald necklaces with tiers of glistening diamonds by jewelry enthusiasts, the emerald is known to all. Emerald necklaces can vary in value depending on a great number of conditions.
One of the most misunderstood gemstones, the emerald is known for its internal flaws and markings. Very few emeralds are without flaw, in fact most have been treated with oils or fills to enhance their beauty. Natural emeralds without flaw are amongst the rarest and most expensive gems around.
Clarity, color, and brilliance play a substantial role in an emeralds desirability. Even the mine and country of origin can contribute to the value of each emerald necklace. It is important for you to gain a general understanding of this mystical gem before you make a purchase.
If you are considering the acquisition of such jewelry, give us a call or visit our gallery where we create our emerald necklaces on-site. Our staff of gemologists can help you to compare and understand the traits of emeralds while you browse through our collection of emerald necklaces made by our master jewelers.