How to Tell if Jade & Jadeite is Real?

Answer Jade is composed of two minerals: jadeite and nephrite. Prized as a gemstone all over the world, it has been sold as carvings and in jewelry for centuries. As with any gemstone purchase, examine ja... Read More »

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How to Tell if Jade Is Real?

Jade is a beautiful stone that can be green, orange, or white. If you are about to go shopping for jade or have an old piece of jade, here is an article that will help you tell if you have found th... Read More »

How can you tell the age of a jade plant?

The rate of growth probably depends on the kind of environment it was in. Plants in ideal growing conditions will be a lot larger and fuller than less fortunate plants. The size of the trunk should... Read More »

How to Tell the Difference Between Marble & Jade?

An ancient symbol of power and wealth, jade has been valued by collectors for centuries. However, marble is often used as an inexpensive substitute for the more precious jade. When presented with a... Read More »

How Does Alaskan Jade Differ From Chinese Jade?

Alaskan jade is one of many types of green rock bearing the sometimes misleading title of jade. As a gemstone, jade is broadly separated into two distinct classes: jadeite, which is the Chinese for... Read More »