Antique New Zealand Pounamu Jade Pendant Necklace
Carved natural green jade pendant charm from New Zealand is capped in engraved 9K gold with a rose gold shield. Swaying from a fine chain, this is the epitome of a love token. Called Pounamu in New Zealand, the nephrite jade has a rich deep coloring showing natural inclusions with a the gold cap hand engraved with center shield that one could monogram initials to personalize the piece. 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: 9 karat yellow gold and rose gold
- Gemstone: Jade -
- Measurements: 2 1/4 inches tall and 3/4 inch wide at the widest. We've added an 18 inch gold filled chain.
- Weight: 9.4 grams
- Hallmarks: 375 and 9ct
- Condition: No chips or nicks to the jade with the gold having a lovely patina.