the stone, 5 ft & weighing 6 tons and formed mostly of fluorite mineral, glows blue-green in the dark and in China is prized more highly than diamonds - the finders took 3 years to grind the raw gem down to its pearl shape - Mongolia
world's largest emerald (size of a watermelon) Is this thing real?Probably not, It was dyed, so we'll never know what percentage is emerald, and what percentage is white beryl. It failed to sell at auction.
The Green Man is often related to natural vegetative deities springing up throughout the ages. Primarily, it is interpreted as a symbol of rebirth, or "renaissance", representing the cycle of growth each spring.