Among the great variety of jewelry created by goldsmiths at all times, items inlaid with stones always occupy a special place. And this is not surprising. The minerals that are mined in the bowels of the Earth are simply fantastically diverse in the properties, appearance and design of those accessories that can be created with their help. It is much more surprising that with all this variety of gems directly precious stones in the legislative list, there are only five – to count them, enough fingers of one hand.
And if stone number one is known to the whole world (of course, it is a diamond), then the honorable second place after faceted diamond belongs to the most mysterious and luxurious green mineral, which in ancient times was called smaragd. Now we call it an emerald. In the online catalog of the largest in Ukraine jewelry hypermarket Gold.ua you can find hundreds of jewelry with this unique gem. And I must say, despite the solid price, these jewelry accessories are especially popular among Ukrainians. Continue reading