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    Jadeite – Natural, Rough, Purple

    This jadeite specimen has a coarse texture and colorless, lavender, and greenish-grey areas (present in the lower left). Upper reaches of the Uyu River, Kachin State, Indo-Burma Range, Myanmar. Photo by James St. John. Licensed under CC By 2.0.

    Article: Jade Buying Guide

    Credit: James St. John

    GemstoneJade, Jadeite
    Natural or man madeNatural
    Origin detailsUyu River, Kachin State, Indo-Burma Range
    Gem StateRough
    ColorPurple, White