NTIQUE 14K GOLD RING GENUINE GREEN JADE JADEITE ART DECO GEMSTONE OVAL 13mm's X 9 MM'S OVAL PRONG SET. The most valuable form of jade is known as imperial jade it is an emerald green color. Jades also appear in mottled green and white, and the rarer colors of yellow, pink, purple, and black.
Jade, a gemstone is semiprecious but it is valued the most in China. It is ranked above all types of rare gemstones and metals by the Chinese. Mostly green in color, the name jade is used to refer two different stones called Jadeite and Nephrite. It was not until 1863 difference between these two gems was identified.
Nephrite is the most common type of jade found. The value of jade cannot be easily assessed and even the best in trade could err. Here are some interesting facts about jade. This goes to prove that it is indeed difficult to ascertain the value of jade. Jade is very antique as it is anywhere between 141 to 570 million years old.
Hence, the value of jade keeps increasing. 4 Jade was the most revered gemstones by Chinese. They worshipped Jade and considered that it is the symbol representing five virtues namely compassion, wisdom, justice, courage and modesty. The symbols that represent these virtues are carved into jade in China. 5 Jade is considered to possess curative properties.
The stone is considered to strengthen heart, kidneys, immune system and nervous system. 6 Though jade is primarily seen in green color, the stone is available in other colors as well. It is believed that all types of jades aid in protecting children against illnesses. Each color is associated with certain health benefits.Green jade calms the mind and promotes peace and harmony. Blue jade helps to deal with emotional issues. Black jade strengthens ones mind. White jade relaxes the mind and aides in decision-making. Lavender jade is associated with creativity. Orange and pink jades help in developing skepticism about health. Red jade relieves one off stress and tension.
7 Jade is considered to attract love. Chinese wear jade to attract love. It is believed that green jade should be placed under pillow if a person wants to experience very clear dreams.It is further said that a lavender jade should be placed along with the green jade to understand the meaning of dreams. The item "ANTIQUE 14K GOLD GENUINE GREEN JADE JADEITE RING ART DECO GEMSTONE SIZE 6 1/4" is in sale since Thursday, December 28, 2017. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Art Nouveau/Art Deco 1895-1935\Rings". The seller is "4744366" and is located in Andover, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.