Grade A green jade safety coin with tinge of yellow hue. Quality of this jadeite pendant is great with good translucency and fine jade grains. The lustre is very good with rich water content, hence the entire jadeite appears glossy. It has a beautiful patch of vibrant and intense green hue, and tinge of yellow against a lighter green base. The clarity is good with no cracks or black spots. This safety coin is big in size with good thickness, hence feels full in shape.
Certification for this pendant 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/