Approximate measurements: the face measured approximately 18 mm North to South at the center, 16 mm East to West, the center is elevated approximately 12 mm above the finger. Please ask any questions you might have - will respond promptly. Innumerable fantastic stories have grown up around this magnificent gem. The Incas and Aztecs of South America, where the best emeralds are still found today, regarded the emerald as a holy gemstone. However, probably the oldest known finds were made near the Red Sea in Egypt.
These gemstone mines, exploited by Egyptian pharaohs between 3000 and 1500 B. And later referred to as "Cleopatra's Mines", had already been exhausted by the time they were rediscovered in the early 19th century. Written many centuries ago, the Vedas, the holy scriptures of the Hindus, say the following of the precious green gems and their healing properties:'Emeralds promise good luck' and'the emerald enhances the well-being'.No wonder the treasure chests of Indian maharajas and maharanis contained wonderful emeralds. The item "18K Yellow Gold Emerald Diamond Halo HUGE Cocktail Vintage Ring Pierced Scrolls" is in sale since Sunday, December 2, 2018.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Fine Jewelry\Fine Rings\Gemstone". The seller is "stylenow007" and is located in Palisades Park, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.