Edwardian 10K Gold Jade Pendant Necklace, Pounamu New Zealand
Capped in engraved 10K gold, this simplistic carved long natural green jade pendant charm sways from a fine chain and is the epitome of a love token. Called Pounamu in New Zealand, the nephrite jade has a rich deep coloring showing natural inclusions with the gold cap hand engraved with a different design on the back and front. Jade is an ancient stone that has historically been used to attract love. A wonderful sentiment and a stunning piece of antique jewelry. Circa 1910s
Materials: 10 karat yellow gold
Gemstone: Jade -
Measurements: 2 inches tall and a tad shy of 1/2 inch wide at the widest. We've added a 17 inch chain.
Weight: 4.5 grams
Condition: No chips or nicks to the jade with the gold having a lovely patina.