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Chinese Jade and Gold Antique Pendant     Order Form     Request more information
Reference: S1562
Period: 19th century
Year: Circa 1900
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Price: $ 390.00
Weight: 12 grams
Dimensions: 2.7 cm * 2.2 cm
Condition: Excellent.

Description: A Chinese jade pendant with 14 carat gold clasp and ring. The jade is light green, with some natural dark green patches. The pendant is kidney shaped, and both sides have a carved tree. The gold ring is hallmarked "14 K, 585" indicating 14 carat gold, which is 58.5% pure. 14 Carat gold is often used for jewellery. According to Chinese tradition, sons are thought fortunate, and in celebration male progeny is often presented with a piece of jade.
Chinese Jade and Gold Antique Pendant
Chinese Jade and gold antique pendant

Chinese Jade and Gold Antique Pendant
Chinese jade pendant - reverse, 585 gold

Chinese Jade and Gold Antique Pendant
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Chinese Jade and Gold Antique Pendant
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Chinese Jade and Gold Antique Pendant
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Chinese Jade and Gold Antique Pendant
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