Beautiful Aquamarine Bead Stretch Bracelet is not only a gorgeous bracelet in the most Sea Blue color, it is the birthstone for the month of March. But no matter when your birthday is we love to pair it with our beautiful blue Chinoiserie Chic Jewlery Collection! The seawater color of aquamarine has given this gemstone its name as the name “aquamarine” is derived from the Latin word for seawater.
Comes in a blue velvet bag, ready for gifting!
ORIGIN: Sri Lanka
DIMENSIONS: stretches to fit approximately 7"
FACTS & HISTORY: Aquamarine is also associated with tranquility, serenity, clarity, and harmony. As the first of the spring birthstones, the sea blue crystal represents transformation and rebirth. It embodies youthful vitality, purity, loyalty, hope, and truth. Of course, aquamarine must possess all the healing qualities of the seas.
There are many myths and legends about the aquamarine stone. The Romans believed that if the figure of a frog were carved on an aquamarine, it served to reconcile enemies and make them friends. Another Roman legend stated that the stone absorbs the atmosphere of young love: “When blessed and worn, it joins in love, and does great things.”
Aquamarine was also considered the most appropriate morning gift to give to a bride by her groom following the consummation of their marriage. The Greeks and the Romans knew the aquamarine as the sailor’s gem, ensuring the safe and prosperous passage across stormy seas. In Medieval times, the stone was thought to reawaken the love of married couples. It was also believed to render soldiers invincible.