Top 10 Individual Gemstones with a Human Name In their Names
The Top Ten
A giant blue sapphire, the 4th largest blue sapphire in the world.
name: Marie - Metal_Treasure
That is beautiful.
(the largest cut Paraiba Tourmaline)
name: Carolina - Metal_Treasure
A great blue sapphire nearly without flaw, containing only one small feather and crystal inclusion. It is possibly of Burmese or Sri Lankan origin.
name: Louis - Metal_Treasure
Stuart is the name of a minion
A gorgeous blue sapphire that most probably belonged to Charles II, and was definitely among the jewels which James II took with him when he fled to France. The stone was set in Queen Victoria's State Crown, on the front, just below the Black Prince’s Ruby.
name: Stuart (named after James Stuart, Prince of Wales) - Metal_Treasure
A rare, fancy vivid pink diamond - Metal_Treasure
One of the world's largest and finest star rubies, renowned for its great color and well-defined star. - Metal_Treasure
(the world's largest cut and polished aquamarine)
name: Pedro (it's a Spanish name - the gem was found in South America) - Metal_Treasure
A blue star sapphire.
name: Gordon - Metal_Treasure
Fun Fact: it's actually spinel and not ruby - it was confused with ruby and believed to be a ruby until 1851, hence its name. - Metal_Treasure
The largest diamond discovered in the US, it's pale brown.
name: Sam - Metal_Treasure
(the largest blue star sapphire in the world)
name: Adam - Metal_Treasure
It was donated to the Smithsonian Museum by Marjorie Merriweather Post.
name: Maximillian - Metal_Treasure
The largest cut alexandrite weighing 65.08 carats. - Metal_Treasure
The largest Black Diamond ever found (it weighs about 1.4 pounds) - Metal_Treasure
It's a very big uncut gem - Metal_Treasure