This beautiful heart shaped Jade Pendant makes a precious gift for somebody in need of luck, protection or someone who needs to draw on creativity or mental agility. The polished Jade pendant is the traditional green with white marbling and hangs on a Silver plated fine chain.
Jade is considered to be Lucky in many cultures and has been known to Man for 7000 years. Even as early as 3000 B.C. jade was known in China as the 'royal gem'. Jade has always had a very special significance within the Chinese Empire, comparable with that of gold and diamonds in Western countries. In China Jade is regarded as a symbol of the good, beautiful and the precious embodying the virtues of wisdom, justice, compassion, modesty and courage.
The Mayas, Aztecs and Olmecs of Central America also honoured jade more highly than gold.
In ancient Egypt, jade was admired as the stone of love, inner peace, harmony and balance. In other regions and cultures too, jade was regarded as a lucky or protective stone
Jade symbolises energy and beauty and it is said that jade stimulates creativity and mental agility while also having a balancing and harmonising effect.
The Pendant is approximately 2.1cm wide x 2.4cm high with a 46cm long silver plated chain.