emerald is the queen of gems. It's not for nothing that this one belongs queen till the big four. Did you know that an emerald is only an emerald when it has exactly the right color emerald green? If it's just a different shade of green, it's called green beryl. The brighter the stone, the more it is worth! The name emerald probably comes from the Greek Emeralds which means green stone. From beauties symbolize law, truth and intelligence.
Emerald is found in Egypt, Colombia, Brazil, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Madagascar, Pakistan, Russia and Afghanistan, among others.