VINTAGE STERLING SILVER JADE JADEITE DESIGNER SIGNED JUDITH RIPKA NECKLACE CHAIN. Glimmer and luster together create a mesmerizing look for her. This exceptional look pairs alternating sterling silver Brilliance Beads with 8.0 mm orbs of luminous pale green jade in a strand that elevates any attire.Buffed to a bright polish, this -inch necklace secures with a lobster claw A sure conversation piece, this enchanting gemstone pendant adds an element of interest to her attire. The most valuable form of jade is known as imperial jade. It is an emerald green color. Jade has been cherished for thousands of years.
Its considered pure and enduring enough to inspire the wearers highest spiritual aspirations, yet sensuous and luxurious enough to satisfy down-to-earth cravings. Asian consumers have never lost their fascination for jade, and today, non-Asian buyers are drawn to jade as never before.All are attracted by its rich heritage as much as by its beauty, durability, and rarity. Nephrite jade has its cultural roots in the smoke-dimmed caves and huts that sheltered prehistoric humans. In China, Europe, and elsewhere around the world, Stone Age workers shaped this toughest of minerals into weapons, tools, ornaments, and ritual objects. Their carvings invoked the powers of heaven and earth and mystic forces of life and death. Jade Facts, Information and Description Jade is listed as the Mystical birthstone for the month of March and the birthstone for the Sun Sign Virgo.
Jade is the term applied to forms of jadeite and nephrite. These minerals are similar in appearance and a distinction between the two often was not made. But, because of its more intense color and translucency, jadeite now brings higher prices and is thought to be the true jade. Judith Ripka's distinctive designs reflect her passion for jewelry and celebrate her enthusiasm for individualism with a commitment to timeless styling.Born and raised in New York, Judith's earliest memories are of playing in her mother's jewelry box and accessorizing her clothing by tying a heart charm to her belt, hanging a pin off a chain or transforming a necklace into a belt and weaving it through the belt-loops of her jeans. Designing jewelry is part of Judith's DNA, andshe always knew that she would be a jewelry designer. In 1977 Judith launched her first 18k gold collection. Her organic eye for design and color interpretation has helped her clients understand that fashion is about style and creating a total look. Beyond the clothes, jewelry is integral to a woman's wardrobe and provides the finishing-touch to any outfit. The Judith Ripka Companies, Inc.
Prides itself on using only the finest diamonds, colored precious gemstones, pear ls and unique one-of-a-kind stones, sourced throughout the world by Judith herself. "When a woman is wearing my jewelry, I want her to feel as if she is wrapped in one of life's greatest luxuries, " states Judith. It's about striking the balance between the elegance of a classic woman with the fashion sense of today's modern woman. The item "VINTAGE STERLING SILVER JADE JADEITE DESIGNER SIGNED JUDITH RIPKA NECKLACE CHAIN" is in sale since Thursday, May 9, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Designer, Signed\Necklaces & Pendants".
The seller is "4744366" and is located in Andover, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Saint lucia, Barbados, Bermuda, Ecuador, Luxembourg, Macao, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.