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Australian Jade Necklace

Australian Jade Necklace


This piece features hammered sterling silver loops framing round "Australian jade" beads, also known as chrysoprase. Chrysoprase derives its green color from very small inclusions of nickel compounds.

The construction of the piece is a series of sterling silver links, joining to the back of the piece with black ribbon. Clasp is handmade, sterling silver, hook and eye with extender chain. Piece measures 16-17 inches, adjustable.

This necklace was shown on runway at fashionSPARK 2011 with Blue Feather Fascinator.