Grade A icy green jade loop pendant with good lustre and translucency. The loop has streaks of vibrant green hues against a light green base. The barrel is carved out from the center of the jadeite loop. The jadeite has good water content, therefore it appears shiny and glossy. Clarity of the jadeite loop and barrel is good with no significant inclusions to note.
Certification for this jadeite pendant, 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.
Quick guide to buying jade: https://www.classicjade.com.sg/category/guide-to-buying-jade/