A Fine and Unique Jadeite Bead, Diamond and Ruby Necklace | 【四季平安】天然翡翠珠 配 鑽石 及 紅寶石 項鏈
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A Fine and Unique Jadeite Bead, Diamond and Ruby Necklace
【四季平安】天然翡翠珠 配 鑽石 及 紅寶石 項鏈
Composed of forty-seven slightly graduated intense green jadeite beads of very good translucency, decorated with highly translucent brilliant emerald green jadeite hoop, ruby and diamond-set dividers, completed by a clasp centring on an oval diamond weighing 2.02 carats, surrounded by brilliant-cut diamonds, mounted in 18 karat white gold, length approximately 700mm. Jadeite beads approximately 11.95 to 10.95mm; jadeite hoops approximately 17.81 x 5.19 x 5.50mm, 17.77 x 5.20 x 5.37mm, 17.66 x 5.12 x 5.23mm and 17.74 x 5.10 x 5.26mm.
Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate no. KJ 102498, dated 4 February 2021, stating that the jadeite tested is natural, known in the trade as "A Jade". Also accompanied by GIA report no. 1368486401, dated 4 November 2020, stating that the 2.02 carat diamond is D colour, SI2 clarity, Excellent Polish and Symmetry.
Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate no. KJ 102498, dated 4 February 2021, stating that the jadeite tested is natural, known in the trade as "A Jade". Also accompanied by GIA report no. 1368486401, dated 4 November 2020, stating that the 2.02 carat diamond is D colour, SI2 clarity, Excellent Polish and Symmetry. Please refer to the certificate and the report for further details. Clasp stamped 750 for 18 karat white gold and D2.02ct referring to the weight of the oval diamond. Jadeite bead of intense green colour, suffused with darker green streaks, very good translucency, under strong illumination, there are some white clouds, commonly seen in natural jadeite. Jadeite hoops of brilliant emerald green colour, highly translucent, under strong illumination, there are fine clouds. Ruby cabochons are medium pinkish red colour and medium saturation, with typical inclusions, some to the surface. Diamonds are bright and lively. Overall in very good condition.
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