The Generations "May Birthstone Journal" represents the birth month of someone very special. Each birthstone is carefully hand set in solid sterling silver to create something both meaningful and beautiful. All birthstones are made of genuine Swarovski crystal and have been carefully selected to most accurately match the likeness of the traditional gemstone associated with each calendar month.
May—Green emeralds, was one of Cleopatra's favorite gems. It has long been associated with fertility, rebirth, and love. Ancient Romans went so far as to dedicate this stone to Venus, the goddess of love and beauty. Today, it is thought that emeralds signify wisdom, growth, and patience.