aquamarine

Gemstone Guide Series: Aquamarine

The colour of the aquamarine is dependent on the size of the stone. Larger stones generally have a additional intense hue although the smaller gems are a lot more pastel in color. Some aquamarines are heat-treated to bring out their striking blue color. Not to worry though as this will not have an effect on the stone’s structure and you will not require to take specific care of these gems. The organic blue and green colors of aquamarine come from ferrous iron and metallic ions. Colour and clarity are essential to the worth of gemstone aquamarine . Conscious Items have...