Few gemstones are surrounded by as much mystery as emeralds. Carrying with it a rich history that spans back roughly 4,000 years to Babylon, the “cradle of civilization.” Green, by nature, is the most calming of all the colors on the color wheel. It encourages growth, reflection, peace and balance. It also represents healing and fertility. Cleopatra draped herself in them as did Elizabeth Taylor who believed their rich, cool green tone played off of her violet eyes. Featuring a rich forest green 23.53 carat Zambian emerald that is geometrically and aesthetically framed by jet black onyx and numerous near colorless diamonds. Hand crafted in platinum and 18k yellow gold.