JADEITE AND DIAMOND PENDENT NECKLACE
天然「帝王綠」翡翠 配 鑽石 項鏈
The pendent set with two jadeite cabochons of very good translucency and brilliant emerald green colour, highlighted with brilliant-cut diamonds, to the neckchain, mounted in 18 karat white gold, necklace length approximately 460mm.
Largest cabochon approximately 16.97 x 13.93 x 5.95mm.
Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate no. KJ 101851, dated 27 May 2020, stating that the jadeite is natural, known in the trade as "A Jade".
Further accompanied by a Gübelin report stating that the jadeite "may also be called "Imperial Jade" in the trade. This term refers to the finest specimen of "Type A" jadeite jade.
Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate no. KJ 101851, dated 27 May 2020, stating that the jadeite tested is natural, known in trade as "A Jade". Further accompanied by a Gübelin report no. 20051306, dated 11 June 2020, stating that "A matched set of two jadeites...possesses a richly saturated and evenly distributed imperial green colouration, combined with a high translucency and fine texture." For further details please refer to the certificate and the report.
Stamped 750 for 18 karat white gold and D2p0.81ct referring to the weight of the diamonds. Jadeite estimated to weigh approximately 12.54 carats and 8.56 carats, are of brilliant emerald green colour and highly translucent. Under strong illumination, smaller cabochon with very minor faint white clouds but not visible under normal lighting, larger cabochon with some faint white clouds, all not noticeable when worn. Diamond are bright and lively, on average about H colour and VS clarity, as gauged and graded in the mount.
Overall in excellent condition.
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