World Largest emerald ‘ Teodora” is Fake. Owner Regan Reaney Arrested

The 57,500-carat weighs 11.5 kg (25.35 lb) emerald ( the world largest, the size of a watermelon that would could fetch as much as $1.15 million But It appeared to be FAKE. Regan Reaney Arrested: Owner Of World’s Largest Emerald Held, Gem Unsold At Auction Regan Reaney, owner of the the world’s largest emerald looks over the gem at the Western Star Auction House in Kelowna, British Columbia January 26, 2012. The 57,500 carat emerald, named “Teodora”, which weighs 11.5 kg (25.35 lb) was mined in Brazil and cut in India. REUTERS/Andy Clark Jeff Neckha, of Premier Gems in Calgary, appraised Reaney’s emerald. He told that the value of the emerald lies in its size. Though this is opaque having […]

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What is Aquamarine?

What is Aquamarine? The name “aquamarine” is derived from two Latin words: aqua, meaning “water,” and marina, meaning “of the sea.” Aquamarine minerals and gemstones are variety of a beryl. Its colour is blue to greenish blue or pale blue. It comes in shape of rough and crystal both. Crystals can be big in sizes. The elements in Aquamarine are Beryllium, Aluminum, Silicate. Beryl can be in many varieties of colours. Blue variety is called Aquamarine. The hardness of Aquamarine is 7.5 to 8. Crystals of aquamarine can be larger sizes. Green aquamarine can be heated at very high temperature in order to get blue colour. Largest Ever Aquamarine Crystal Mined? This aquamarine is found as the largest aquamarine crystal. […]

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