Jadeite – $ 3 million + per carat Winning the title of rarest precious stone is jadeite. While not to be confused with jade, a term used to refer to both jadeite and nephrite, only jadeite retains value as a rare gem.
Pounamu (New Zealand Jade) Maori Toki by master artist Tyson Lynes. The toki is the blade of and adze with which the great war canoes were carved from giant trees so is said to represent a crafts person or artist. www.boneart.co.nz
Set with two translucent jadeite gourd, decorated by red jadeite and brilliant-cut diamonds, mounted in 18k white gold. ring rize 6. Accompained by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory report no. KJ 83919 dated 16 January, 2014 stating that the jadeite is natural, known in the trade as 'A Jade'.