Solid Jade Bangle Bracelet from Myanmar/Burma, 15mm Thick. Inside Circumference: 7.25" (18 cm). Inside Diameter: 2.3" (6 cm). 70g. *(does not stretch, needs to fit over hand)*
JADE is a name shared by two different minerals. The first, called Nephrite, is a calcium magnesium silicate with a hardness of 6. The second is a slightly harder (6.5 - 7) sodium aluminum silicate called Jadeite. Due to the toughness and beauty of the stone, it has been long been carved into weapons, tools, ornaments, and ritual objects. Sources: US, China, Canada, Italy, Russia, etc. Healing: abundance, good luck, courage, compasion, wealth, peace.