The bright green jadeite with white patches of very good translucency, measuring approximately 41.6 x 23.2 x 2.3mm, carved as Guan Yin, within a brilliant-cut diamond surround and similarly cut diamond surmount, mounted in 18k white gold, diamonds approximately 1.15 carats total, length 5.2cm
Accompanied by a report from Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory stating that the jadeite is natural and no resin was detected. Report number KJ 78990, dated March 20 2013.
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Item contains ruby or jadeite
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