6 November 1997
AN EXCEPTIONAL SINGLE-STRAND JADEITE BEAD NECKLACE FROM THE STONE "DOUBLY FORTUNATE"
The twenty-seven almost perfectly matched jadeite beads of flawless translucency and vivid emerald green colour, measuring between 15.09 to 15.84 mm., strung with old European-cut diamond terminals, to the diamond single-stone clasp, weighing approximately 11 carats
Necklace length 47.0 cm.
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