Vintage Nephrite Jade & Diamond heart earrings


SKU: JS8568
A fab pair of 18 carat gold studs set with Nephrite Jade hearts and a single pavé set diamond. The two diamonds total .04 carat. 
  • Each piece measures 2cm x 1.7cm. 
  • The ear studs and stones are in very good condition, the color of the jade is great. They have secure closings.

Jade is one of the oldest gemstones, with a history dating over 7000 years. In 1863 a Frenchman, Alexis Damour, discovered that the material known as "jade" could be divided into two different minerals: jadeite and nephrite. Jade is a durable, colorful material, the principal sources of nephrite are Canada, China, and Russia. 

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