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HANDCRAFTED DESIGNER NECKLACE
This beautifully carved genuine jade stone will not fade in time.
The only treatment is dipping it in wax and polishing.
The necklace is composed of larger Indian agate beads and complimentary picture jasper beads.
A large leaf pendant bail completes the organic look.
pendants size 68mm
jade stone size 45mm
necklace length 19 inches
large 18 KGP leaf pendant bail
silver toggle clasp
weight 34 grams
is the third Birthstone
Jade is an ornamental stone.
It was not until the 19th century that a French mineralogist determined that "jade" was in fact two different materials, nephrite and jadeite.
Nephrite can be found in a creamy white form as well as in a variety of green colors.
Jadeite shows more color variations, including blue, lavender-mauve, pink, and emerald-green colors.
Of the two, jadeite is rarer. Burma and Guatemala are the principal sources of modern gem jadeite, and Canada of modern lapidary nephrite.
JASPER is one of the birth stones listed for the Sun Sign of Virgo. It is also the Mystical birthstone for the month of October.
Jasper is an opaque and fine grained variety of Chalcedony. It is found in all colors including: red, brown, pink, yellow, green, grey/white and shades of blue and purple.
It often contains organic material and mineral oxides which give it interesting patterns, bands and colors.
Jasper was a favorite gem in ancient times.
of May, and it is the zodiac stone of the Gemini.
Agate is a variety of chalcedony. Many semi-precious gemstones are in fact forms of chalcedony.
Agate is characterized by its superiority of grain and brightness of color.
There are endless varieties of agate with a multi-colored curved or angular banding.
GREEN is the color of nature. It symbolizes growth, harmony, freshness, and fertility.
Green has strong emotional correspondence with safety. Dark green is also commonly associated with money.
Green has great healing power. It is the most restful color for the human eye; it can improve vision.