Grade A vivid green jade designed as a bamboo pendant. This belongs to highly translucent old pit green jade, also known as “老坑青” in the trade. The darker green patches show very brilliant intense green when shone through a light source.
We offer free certification for this jadeite pendant, certified by Nan Yang Gemological Institute (http://www.ngi.com.sg/), a reputable and independent Singapore gem testing lab.
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. Chinese believes that the bamboo symbolises advancement in careers and studies, with good luck and prosperity one bit at a time.
Quick guide to buying jade: https://www.classicjade.com.sg/category/guide-to-buying-jade/