The name “aquamarine” is derived from two Latin words: aqua, meaning “water,” and marina, meaning “of the sea.”
It has been said that the mineral beryl gives the wearer protection against foes in battle or litigation. It makes the wearer unconquerable and amiable, and also quickens the intellect.
A cool refreshing blue square-cut aquamarine, weighing approximately 14 carats, is presented with straightforward mid-century minimalism in this lovely solitaire cocktail ring, crafted in 14K yellow gold and currently ring size 5 1/2. The aqua measures just over 1/2 inch.
A Victorian aquamarine and diamond choker, strung on five rows of fresh water cultured pearls. The Victorian center piece displays a phenomenal oval faceted aquamarine twelve claw set in yellow gold. Twelve Old European cut diamonds border the center stone set in silver on gold, each adorned with a gold bobble terminal. Twenty four small collet and grain set rose cut diamonds separate the Old European cut diamonds. The five rows of fresh water cultured pearls lead to an 18ct white gold side slide clasp. Estimated total aquamarine weight: 42 carats. Estimated total diamond weight: 2.88cts. Assessed diamond color: H. Assessed diamond clarity: VS-SI. Necklace measures 14 inches length.
A Gorgeous 18 karat white gold butterfly brooch consisting of square and rectangle cut aquamarines having a total weight of 7.18 carats, round sapphires having a total weight of 1.89 carats, and round diamonds having a total weight 2.34 carats.
A Gorgeous 20.26 Carat GIA Certified Aquamarine & Diamond Solid 14k White Gold Cocktail Ring. This Absolutely MASSIVE Aquamarine features a 19.62 carat (exact carat weight) “Internally Flawless” Clarity and a rich and stunning greenish blue color. With Aquamarine, it is all about the color and this rare gemstone is not only among the largest FINE GEM specimens we have ever seen, but also has the extremely rare and most sought after color that has made fine quality aquamarines a gemstone connoisseur’s dream. The heavy solid 14k gold setting is elegantly set with an impressive 54 extra large near flawless VS1-VS2 clarity colorless & near colorless F-G diamonds making this one of a kind designer beauty a true estate heirloom treasure. This would be the flagship ring to any high end fine jewelry collection.
These beautiful earrings are small, simple, lightweight and feature raw, genuine Aquamarine. The stones are fairly small, varying in width from 5-10mm. The ear wires and the rest of the metal in these earrings are sterling silver.
This absolutely stunning antique originates from the 1930’s. At the focal point is an astonishing aquamarine measuring just over 15mmx12mm. This outstanding gemstone is at least 12ct and has a wonderful blue coloring, you will not see much better. Flowing down the shoulders are a total of eight bright old cut diamond totaling 1/2ct complimenting the aquamarine perfectly.
The ring is solid platinum with plat hallmark and is in excellent condition for its age. A fabulous one off antique ring just waiting to be shown off.
This is a gorgeous and large estate ring that was handmade in the Art Deco style, post 1950, from Platinum and it is stamped 950. The ring is centrally prong-set with 1 natural aquamarine that weighs a whopping 25.96 Carats! This aquamarine is an Emerald Cut with a light blue shade. The aqua alone measures 18.73 x 14.33 x 9.07 mm. Price: US $5,995.00
The shoulders of the ring are set with 4 Baguette cut diamonds of F-G color, VS clarity that weigh approx. .30 ctw., along with 12 Brilliant cut diamonds of G-H-I color, SI to I clarity that weigh approx. .30 ctw. The total diamond weight is approx. .60 ctw. The ring measures 15/16” shoulder to shoulder and it sits just over 3/8” high off the finger. The ring size is almost 7 ¼ and the total weight is a nice and heavy/solid 13.4 grams! Beautiful and sparkle of the finest quality. A classy ring that will definitely be noticed.
Aquamarine is most famous for its breathtaking sea-blue colors which can range from light to dark-blue. Aquamarine is exceptionally hard and has an outstanding vitreous glass-like luster. It is one of the official birthstones for those born in March. The name ‘aquamarine’ was derived from an old Latin expression which meant ‘seawater’. The gemstone Aquamarine is the modern March birthstone as adopted by the American National Association of Jewelers in 1912. It is also the birth stone for the Zodiac sign of Scorpio. Aquamarine is suggested as a gem to give on the 16th and 19th wedding anniversaries. The most valuable aquamarines come from Brazil.
GIA Certified 33.85ct. Natural Aquamarine Ring with excellent clean clarity. The gem has a octagonal step cut (emerald cut). Vivid Blue Aqua color that is brilliant sparkles from all angles and pristine transparency. Total of 1.50 ct side diamonds with Vs-2 Clarity, G-color. Rounds Brilliants full cuts. Set in a 14k white gold setting that weighs 14.9 grams. Deck of the ring is 1.1 X .85 Inch with depth of ring .52 inch. An exquisite ring designed and created by Avis Diamond.
GIA 29.24 “Blue” Aquamarine & Diamonds necklace. This gorgeous aquamarine gem is oval and full cut with vibrant blue aqua color measuring 22.53 X 19.15 X 11.99 mm. Total weight of the stunning diamonds are 4.47ct. with Pear & Rounds Full cut brilliants. The diamonds have a sparkling Vs-2 clarity G-color. Beautiful 14K white gold with a grand weight of 28 grams.
A Gorgeous and Complex Aquamarine ring design at its best. GIA 12.90ct. Natural Aquamarine, with excellent clean clarity. A beautiful Octagonal Step cut that has outstanding vivid blue aqua color. This stunning aquamarine has brilliant sparkles from all angles with pristine transparency. There are 3.00 ct of side diamonds with beautiful Vs-2 Clarity and F/G-color. The diamonds are Baguettes & Rounds Brilliants full cuts. The beautiful setting is 18k white gold with a nice weight of 14.9 grams.
An exquisite 69.37 ct Natural GIA Certified Aquamarine and 8.00 ct diamonds brooch. A 3D Still Life Snowflake / Frost Leaf aquamarine with VS clean clarity, Brilliant pear cut. This beautiful aquamarine gem is 43.45 X 20.30 X 13.70 mm. The aquamarine is surrounded by 8.00 ct. of natural Diamonds that are Round Full cuts. These sparkling diamonds are F-color, Vs-1 Vs-2 clarity that are mounted, bead set and Master Craft Graver patterns in 18K White Gold. Dimensions of the brooch are 2.85 X 1.84 Inch.
An alluring 40.44 ct Natural Aquamarine top gem with clear clarity, and oval and Full cut with vibrant aqua color. This large aquamarine measures 26 X 20 mm, and is surrounded by 1.23 ct of Diamonds. These sparkling diamonds are Vs-2 clarity with G-color. Overall pendant dimensions without bale is 28.5 X 25.5 mm and depth of 15.5 mm. A beautiful Omega Necklace will accompany that is 18 inches 4.2 mm thick. Set in beautiful 14K white gold with a grand weight of 40 grams.
From the light blue of the sky to the deep blue of the sea, aquamarines shine over an extraordinarily beautiful range of mainly light blue colors. Aquamarine is a fascinatingly beautiful gemstone. Women the world over love it for its fine blue shades which can complement almost any skin or eye color, and creative gemstone designers are inspired by it as they are by hardly any other gem, which enables them to create new artistic cuts again and again.