This is a very rare and impressive 4.1 ct. Imperial Translucent Black Omphacite Jadeite Jade (Grade A) Thick Flat Tear Drop Cut
This type a quality is usually reserved for the Chinese market where Black pieces of omphacite jadeite can reach into the tens of thousands of dollars with some pieces in Hong Kong auctions reaching into the millions of US dollars. As can be seen in the pictures, this piece exhibits incredibly clear translucency.
This 4.1 ct. was cut recently and shows the most gorgeous Imperial green color when placed under transmitted light. Under normal, overhead lighting, the Tear Drop appears a perfect black color with only a very slight visible white inclusion.
This stone is perfect for such engagements such as weddings and Anniversaries and can easily be made into a ring or pendant to celebrate such occasions.
There are no visible cracks and the clarity and translucency seen in this piece makes it a collector's item that is considered to be extremely precious and rare.
Translucent Black Omphacite Jadeite is considered one of the rarest colors of jadeite jade with very few pieces existing for sale in the current world gem market!
This type of translucent black jadeite occurs naturally in only small amounts throughout the host material, making it one of the most elusive and rare gemstones on the planet, far rarer when compared to both rubies and diamonds.
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Far rarer than both diamonds or rubies is that of Imperial Translucent Black Omphacite-Jadeite Jade. Only a fraction of the jadeite found in Myanmar is black of which only about 5% is of a fine enough texture and color that it could be made into jewelry (cabochons). Of that 5% of jewelry quality black jadeite found in Myanmar, only about 1% is translucent in nature, turning a brilliant Imperial Green when put under a transmitted light source.
Considered extremely rare in the current world market, Imperial Translucent Black Omphacite-Jadeite Jade is a unique stone to possess. It is said that this type of Jadeite takes at least 3 times longer to form (300 million years) than jadeite of other colors making the presence of this stone very limited, only found randomly in small amounts in the Myanmar's Kachin State.
Meaning & User :
Black Jadeite is an etheric bodyguard and a stone of protection. Its strong elemental energy shields not only the physical body, but guards against negative forces or entities, energy vampires and people projecting anger and aggression.
It defends against morphogenic fields of negative energy, such as the fear and violence projected through the media, and is particularly helpful in times of war or world crisis.
For many people Imperial Translucent Black Omphacite-Jadeite Jade symbolizes the power of protection.
Tears of the Sun, Top Quality, 4.1 ct. Imperial Translucent Black Omphacite
- Model Number : Imperial Translucent Black Omphacite Jadeite Jade (Grade A) Thick Flat Tear Drop Cut
- Weight : 4.1 ct.
- Size : H 14.41 mm. x W 7.54 mm. x D 3.18 mm.
- Material : Omphacite Jadeite Jade
- Type : Imperial Translucent Black Omphacite Jadeite Jade
- Technique : Hand-Cut
- Product Type : Gemstone
- Style : Thick Flat Tear Drop Cut
- Regional Feature : Myanmar
- Ships Worldwide from : Chiang Mai, Thailand