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jade10 of 231920 large 3 rows jadeite necklace, Art Deco clasp.Jadeite and faceted crystal rondelles necklace.
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    Posted 2 years ago

    kyratango
    (418 items)

    I waited so long for finding a genuine lavender jade piece!

    You encounter so much stained jade or glass so called lavender...

    I went for it from the seller's description and pics, which showed an almost grey opaque hue on some and translucent lilac on others!
    He said tests for natural jadeite on presidium gem tester.

    Vintage, 69 jadeite beads 8mm, 14k spacers, 27" or 68.58cm, 62 grams, got it for 115$ :-)

    My pics, taken without flash and out of direct sunlight gave what you see in pic#1.
    Pic#2 is same as in person, I only lower the color balance on the editor. p
    Pic#3 is to compare with a same size Cape amethyst beads necklace, but the real color are not showing :-/
    Cape amethyst is more colorful, jadeite in person is more greyish.

    Pic#4 is to show together an apple green jadeite necklace and the lavender one worn together, interior light!

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    1. TassieDevil TassieDevil, 2 years ago
      Pascale, these are beautiful, love the colour!! Happy for you to have finally got some.......well done!
    2. kyratango kyratango, 2 years ago
      Judy, Thomas! You were so quick to love and leave such nice comments! I was editing the pics to show contrast with the green one :-))

      Thank you both!
    3. Efesgirl Efesgirl, 2 years ago
      Beautiful - and worth every single penny!!
    4. TassieDevil TassieDevil, 2 years ago
      And they look beautiful together!!!
    5. kyratango kyratango, 2 years ago
      Bonnie, I'm so very happy to finally get one I have to agree ;-)
      I recently bought online too a green jadeite choker basing on the color on the pics ... Upon arrival, it was so dull, I had to return it for refund, as price was far to high for this poor color. This lavender is an example of how difficult it is to capture the true color of jadeite!

      Judy... Thanks AGAIN!
    6. Peasejean55 Peasejean55, 2 years ago
      Very, very pretty, the colour of the jade beads are stupendous.
    7. valentino97 valentino97, 2 years ago
      Very beautiful!
    8. Manikin Manikin, 2 years ago
      Gorgeous !!! xo
    9. nutsabotas6, 2 years ago
      Its a Lovely Necklace!!
    10. Agram.m Agram.m, 2 years ago
      Compliment and greatings from Berlin, Germany
    11. kyratango kyratango, 2 years ago
      Jean, Valentino, Mani, Nutsabotas and Marga, thank you so much to all of you for your appreciation! I'm always pleased to get your nice comments :-))

      Lot of thanks to all other lovers: Martika, Phil, Caperkid, Aura, Kevin, Scott, Pops, AmatoorPikr and Paul!
    12. Bluboi Bluboi, 2 years ago
      I love the lavender beads -- so hard to find! And so hard to get ones which aren't dyed or otherwise treated. Wonderful find!
    13. kyratango kyratango, 2 years ago
      Bluboi, so true! I had a devil's luck on this one :-))
      Thank you for your highly appreciated visit, love and comment :-)
    14. kyratango kyratango, 2 years ago
      See this one... Ô_ô
      I really was lucky on mine...
      http://www.ebay.com/itm/371083293242

      Thank you for your loves, Sean and Katherine! :-))
    15. TassieDevil TassieDevil, 2 years ago
      Wow, you did do well......excellent!!!
    16. kyratango kyratango, 2 years ago
      Judy, yessss! Saw none in years, and a twin appears... Kiwipaul called this "the London bus effect" :-))
    17. TassieDevil TassieDevil, 2 years ago
      Lol.....I wondered what that meant!!! Thanks Pascale. I would like some of that......
    18. kyratango kyratango, 2 years ago
      "You never see one, then two come along at once", that's the London bus effect, lol!
    19. davyd286, 2 years ago
      A nice find, thanks for sharing!
    20. kyratango kyratango, 2 years ago
      Thank you Davyd for your kind comment :-)
    21. kyratango kyratango, 2 years ago
      Huge collective thank you to the 21 lovers!!!
    22. OneGoodFind OneGoodFind, 2 years ago
      Happy for you and thank you for sharing the information.
      It's beautiful!!
    23. kyratango kyratango, 2 years ago
      OGF! Many thanks for your lovely visit and kind comment :-)
    24. Bettyb00 Bettyb00, 2 years ago
      A very nice find kyra!
    25. kyratango kyratango, 2 years ago
      Thank you Betty!

      Many thanks to all of you, 24 lovers :-D
    26. lisali1919 lisali1919, 1 year ago
      Kyratango, you are right, this is such a treasure. The color of the jade is heart melting! Waaaaay more beautiful than the color of the amethysts (and i love amethysts!)
    27. kyratango kyratango, 1 year ago
      Lisali, so happy you comment on my Graal find! Jadeite is a passion of mine, plus I love purple... I had to find one :-D
      Thank you!

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