A Very Rare and Large Lavender Jadeite Bead, Diamond and Ruby Necklace | 非常珍罕碩大 天然紫色翡翠珠 配 鑽石 及 紅寶石 項鏈
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A Very Rare and Large Lavender Jadeite Bead, Diamond and Ruby Necklace
非常珍罕碩大 天然紫色翡翠珠 配 鑽石 及 紅寶石 項鏈
Composed of thirty-five graduated lavender jadeite beads of very good translucency, completed by a clasp decorated with calibré-cut diamonds and rubies, mounted in 18 karat white gold, length approximately 555mm.
Jadeite beads approximately 16.63 to 13.79mm.
Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate no. SJ 203646, dated 5 August 2021, stating that the jadeite tested is natural, known in the trade as "A Jade".
Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate no. SJ 203646, dated 5 August 2021, stating that the jadeite tested is natural, known in the trade as "A Jade". Please refer to the certificate for further details. Stamped Au750 for 18 karat white gold, d 2.289ct and R 1.866ct referring to the total weights of the diamonds and rubies respectively. Lavender jadeite beads of very good translucency, some typical white clouds under strong illumination, commonly seen in natural lavender jadeite. Rubies are of red to slightly pinkish red colour and strong saturation, good brilliance with typical inclusions, abrasions and a few minor chips. Diamonds are bright and lively. Overall in very good condition.
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