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10 Facts about Aquamarine

10 Facts about Aquamarine

1. Aquamarine means “seawater”.
  1. This stone is a member of the beryl family.
  2. It’s March birthstone.
  3. Color range goes from blue to a little greenish-blue
  4. Aquamarine is a dichroic stone, appearing blue or colorless as you see it from different angles.
  5. England’s Queen Elizabeth received an aquamarine as a gift from the president and the people of Brazil.
  6. Colorado. recognized aquamarine as their official gemstone in 1971.
  7. Aquamarine is steeped in myth and legends; it’s believed to be a stone of courage and said to help remove prejudices and break old habits.
  8. In ancient times, sailors used to wear amulets of aquamarine for protection at sea. 
  9. Aquamarine is the traditional gift for a 19th wedding anniversary.

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