Utterly impossible to find, chatoyant jadite is known as a soothing and restorative stone, grounding the wearer, creating a pleasure for the eye as one follows the “cats eye” quality. You can only imagine our delight when we found this 17 cabochon necklace, with an estimated weight of over 57cts of stones!
Long considered one of the finest semiprecious stones, this beautiful jadite example is an early 20th century example of the fancy of the gem. Here interspersed with golden forget-me-nots, this romantic, sentimental jewel will be a mainstay in any collection.
Weight: 18.1 grams
Materials: Gold, Brown Jadeite
Metal: 10K yellow gold
Age/Origin: Late 19th C, American, Circa 1880
Condition: Excellent, minor wear, a beautiful, professional extension lovingly added.
Please view and inspect any photos closely. We endeavor to fully disclose all condition information clearly and concisely, however, please note that what qualifies as excellent condition for historical jewelry differs from modern and contemporary pieces; please take the age of the piece into account when examining the piece. Minor age wear is typical and to be expected for antique and vintage jewelry. Unless otherwise stated, gemstones have not been officially graded for color, clarity, or treatment by GIA; any information provided is our own educated, professional assessment.