God of War, Semi Translucent Black Omphacite Jadeite Jade (Grade A) Carving of the Chinese God of War (Guan Yu) Pendant Known in Myanmar as “ the Shadow of the Successful Man”, Translucent Black Omphacite Jadeite has been known by many to bring wealth and prosperity to its owners. Also referred to as “Mo Cui” or “Mexican Green” in China, this rare and mysterious stone has been shrouded in mystery and secrecy since it was first commercially recognized during the 1990s in Hong
Known as Mo Cui or Mexican Green in China and Inky Jade in Hong Kong, this extremely rare and coveted gemstone has gone by many names. The name that is most often seen in the English language calls this stone Black Jadeite but is it really jadeite? Why is it often referred to as Omphacite Jade? This article will attempt to point out an answer to these questions that have been recently discussed in a GIA article entitled The Jadeite/Omphacite Nomenclature Question. Imperial Tr
Burmese Black Jadeite can really be classified into two different and distinct varieties or species. The first being Omphacite Jadeite and the second being known as Burnt ‘Chicken Skin” jadeite. Omphacite Jadeite is far rarer than the Burnt Chicken Skin varieties and exceptionally smoother in uniformed texture and color. Often referred to as Mo Cui or Mexican Green in China and Inky Jade in Hong Kong, this high-quality jadeite is actually a mixture of Omphacite and Jadeite wh
16.4 ct. Violet-Lavender Jadeite Jade (Grade A) Blank-Cut Rectangle Chunk Gemstone with Gem Lab Certificate In today’s extremely sophisticated world, many types of man made treatments have developed in order to enhance the color and translucency of jadeite jade. These treatments can include the use of dyes and other types of bleaching chemicals, used to first to take away, and then to replace the natural color with more vibrant man-made colors. 16.4 ct. Violet-Lavender Jadeit
Jadeite is formed under extreme conditions of high pressures and low temperatures deep within the earth’s mantle during oceanic plate subduction. In this environment the presence of minor and trace elements are extremely common and are the reason for the coloration of jadeite. For jadeite to form crystal clear with no visible inclusions or colors is an extremely rare and part of the reason for the scarcity of Icy-Crystal jadeite. #Lavenderjade #LavenderjadeiteJade #NaturalUnh
What Is Translucent Black Jadeite?
This is an extremely rare and expensive type of jadeite known in the Hong Kong and Chinese markets as “Inky Jade” or “Mexican Green”. Rough Imperial Translucent Black Omphacite Jadeite Jade This stone is special for many reasons most importantly for its extreme rarity and beauty, which makes it one of the most desirable stones to possess for both investment and collection purposes. Imperial Translucent Black Omphacite Jadeite Jade The extr