Grade A green jade leaf earrings with great lustre and translucency. The vivid green hue is rich and evenly distributed uniformly across the jadeite leaves, accompanied with some darker green colour spots. The clarity of the jadeite leaves is very good with no significant inclusions to note. The carvings are also delicate, showing very fine details of the leaf.
Leaf represents “forever green”, is a symbol of productivity and longevity due to its abundance. Leaf in chinese character “树叶” has similar pronunciation to chinese character for career “事业”, hence also implies progression and success in career.
Certification for this pair of jadeite earrings by Nan Yang Gemological Institute (http://www.ngi.com.sg/), a reputable and independent Singapore gem testing lab, is available upon request.
Jadeite is highly demanded and is exclusively sourced from Myanmar, formerly Burma, hence it is widely known as “Burmese Jade”. It is rich in heritage and widely believed to have spiritual meanings in the Chinese culture. Jade is believed to protect the person who wears it.
Quick guide to buying jade: https://www.classicjade.com.sg/category/guide-to-buying-jade/