May // Emerald
Emerald is the birthstone of May and it is perfect for the start of summer with it’s rich green color! There is more to Emerald than meets the eye! Here are some fun facts that you might not have known about this gorgeous gemstone!
In ancient times, this gemstone was prized for symbol being one of love, rebirth and eternal youth. Because of its gorgeous color and memories of warmer days that comes with it, it has been treasure for over 4,000 years.
Emerald has been thought to have the ability to tell the future! It also has been known to give it’s owner better memory, more eloquence and quicken their intelligence!
Emperor Nero actually had sunglasses that were made out of Emerald lens so that he would be able to watch the gladiators. Even though it might not have helped him see better, we are sure he was one stylish emperor!
We might not have Emerald sunglasses at Spirit Lake Silver and Gold, but we do have pretty pendants, earrings, and rings that will do just the trick!
Stop on in and see our selection of Emerald jewelry that is perfect for that special someone’s May birthday!
- May 15, 2017
- Amy Thiessen