An Extraordinary 'Imperial Green' Jadeite and Diamond Pendant | 「天賜福掛」天然「帝王綠」翡翠 配 鑽石 掛墜
An Extraordinary 'Imperial Green' Jadeite and Diamond Pendant
「天賜福掛」天然「帝王綠」翡翠 配 鑽石 掛墜
Set with a highly translucent jadeite of vivid emerald green colour, carved as a melon, to the brilliant-cut diamond-set surmount, the reverse decorated with two brilliant-cut diamonds, to a black cord, mounted in 18 karat white gold.
Jadeite approximately 55.25 x 40.80 x 12.25mm.
Accompanied by Gübelin report and appendix no. 22071290, dated 29 July 2022, stating that the jadeite is natural, with no indications of treatment and may also be called "Type A" in the trade. Gübelin Appendix further stating '... The natural jadeite jade described in the above...possesses a richly saturated and evenly green colouration, referred to as "imperial green", combined with the high translucency as well as their very fine texture...makes this green jadeite jade a piece of outstanding beauty and importance.'
Accompanied by Gübelin report and appendix no. 22071290, dated 29 July 2022, stating that the jadeite is natural, with no indications of treatment and may also be called "Type A" in the trade. Please refer to the report and appendix for further details. Stamped Au750 for 18 karat white gold. Carved jadeite is of evenly distributed vivid emerald green colour, highly translucent, very good thickness, minor clouds, commonly seen in natural jadeite, not noticeable under normal lighting. Diamonds are bright and lively, the largest brilliant-cut diamond estimated to weigh approximately 4.50 carats, is on average about H colour, SI clarity, as gauged and graded in the mount. Overall in very good condition.
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