Emerald Item ID

Each item in Minecraft has a unique ID assigned to it, known as an item ID, this can be used in commands to spawn the item into the game. The item ID for emerald in Minecraft is shown below:

Emerald Spawn Command

The Emerald item can be spawned in Minecraft with the below command. Cheats must be enabled before this will work.

If you are running the Essentials plugin, you will need to run /minecraft:give instead of simply /give. This is because the Essentials /give command overrides Minecraft's built-in command.

Emerald Information


The emerald item can be obtained from both villagers and emerald ore which is only found in the extreme hills biome. It is mainly used to trade with villagers, as you can exchange emeralds with them for many useful items in Minecraft.

Item ID minecraft:emerald
Numerical ID 388
Stackable Yes
Max Stack Size 64
Recipes Used In Block of Emerald

Emerald Crafting Recipes

Ingredients Pattern Result
Block of Emerald
9x Emerald