Chinese Type A Green Jadeite Jade 17.5c Ruby Rock Crystal Bead 14k Gold Necklace
Up for your consideration is this SUPERB antique Chinese necklace! It is made from frosted rock crystal'bone' beads which graduate from approximately 10mm by 8mm, up to 13mm by 11mm. These beads are spaced by six 8mm corrugated 14k yellow gold ball beads, and the strand culminates at the center with a grade A green jadeite bead a very large faceted briolette ruby! The surface of the jadeite bead is beautifully carved with fruit, flowers, and foliage.
This jadeite bead measure 22mm long and wide. Suspended from this jadeite bead is a very large faceted ruby briolette which measures 17mm long by 11mm wide, and 14mm thick. It is expertly faceted and weighs 17.5 carats on its own! This necklace measures approximately 30 3/4 long in overall wearable length, and weighs a total of 93 grams on my digital scale. It is in EXCEPTIONAL antique condition! This is a FANTASTIC piece! It is hallmarked 14K 585 on the back of the clasp. Please feel free to ask any questions you might have, and be sure to check out my other GREAT items! Unfortunately due to the high percentage of problematic buyers from mainland China I have decided to block China from my listings. The item "CHINESE TYPE A GREEN JADEITE JADE 17.5c RUBY ROCK CRYSTAL BEAD 14K GOLD NECKLACE" is in sale since Monday, August 20, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "davidvaldez33" and is located in Paia, Hawaii. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Color: White, Gold, Green, Red
- Maker: Chinese
- Type: Necklaces & Pendants
- Primary Material: Jadeite, 14k Gold, Ruby, Rock Crystal
- Age: 1900-1940
- Original/Reproduction: Original