Emerald is the birthstone for May.
It has been beloved for millennia, evoking rebirth and renewal.
Widely regarded as the definition of green, Emerald is the perfect colour for spring.
From the poetic description of Ireland as “the Emerald Isle” to the vibrant green of the famed gemstone itself.
The May birthstone Emerald has captured hearts, minds and souls throughout the ages.

A Gemstone which has many variations of this rich green colour suggesting soothing, lush gardens.
Emerald according to Legend has the power to make its wearer more intelligent and quick-witted, and it was once believed to cure many diseases like cholera and malaria. Today this is a gemstone that is more commonly given on the 20th and 35th wedding anniversaries.

For further independent information about Emeralds please feel free to visit the official GIA Website who have some fantastic information on this wonderful Gemstone.

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