Grade A icy green jade barrel necklace, with great lustre and translucency. This barrel is beautiful with streaks of striking vibrant green against a lighter shade of green background. Quality of this jade barrel is good with fine jade grains.
Certification for this jadeite barrel, certified 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. This jade barrel is also known as “路路通” in chinese, which symbolises every path one takes will be smooth without obstacles.
Quick guide to buying jade: https://www.classicjade.com.sg/category/guide-to-buying-jade/