Translucent Bluish Green Jadeite Necklace
The essence of simple elegance, this rare necklace features translucent green jadeite beads. Hand-knotted on silk thread and finished with a diamond-embellished fluted barrel clasp. Since 1861, Gump's has been a destination for jewelry that is distinctive, extraordinary and timeless. Once considered more precious than gold, jade has been more highly prized in Asia than any other gemstone. Treasured for thousands of years, jade represents harmony, balance, protection and purity and is thought to bring good luck to the wearer. Translucent bluish green jadeite beads, 14mm. Diamonds, 0.04ctw. 18-karat white gold. 23 1/4"L.