Green Jade Cat Hanging from a Wire Necklace
Gorgeous! This super special cat hanging on a wire necklace is made from Nephrite Jade mined in British Columbia, Canada. According to the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) "This gorgeous dark green jade has been exported worldwide, most significantly to China for its beauty and rarity." "In China, jade symbolizes a connection between the living and the dead as well as power, wealth, and social class. Also used to fashion tools, jade is a part of every aspect of people’s lives."
Gold has a value; jade is invaluable, according to Chinese culture.
Jade is know for it's good luck and protective charm. It's also the ultimate symbol of virtue, calm and serenity.
Jade cat is hanging on a leather necklace with tiny jade beads at the back of the necklace. Length is 32" and is adjustable. If you would prefer this on 14K gold shorter necklace, please email email@example.com with your request.
Stone from British Columbia, hand carved in USA.