Jadeite, also known as Jadeite Jade is a translucent and highly durable form of Jade gemstone. It is a rare and highly valued gemstone among the Asian culture and the Chinese admire this gemstone for its evident beauty, meaning, and symbolism it carries.
Jadeite is a Type A variety of Jade and Jadeite price varies steeply and can range from 5000 INR ($70) per carat to 30,000 INR ($410) per carat.
Available in a range of hues, Jadeite price per carat is determined by other quality factors including origin, clarity, cut, carat weight, texture, etc. This detailed Jadeite stone price guide will provide you with knowledge about quality factors.
Origin – The best quality Jadeite is found in the Mandalay region of Burma (Myanmar). The other sought-after Jadeite gemstones are also found in California, Japan, Canada, Guatemala, Kazakhstan, Russia, Turkey, Cuba, and the USA. The precious Imperial Jade price is extremely high as compared to other Jade varieties and is only found in Myanmar, Burma.
Color – Color is the important quality factor to access Jadeite value. Other factors including color consistency, intensity in color, and saturation are equally important. Jadeite with excellent translucency and less visible spots or veins on the surface is considered more valuable. The most striking and valuable variety of Jadeite Jade is an emerald green Jadeite which is popularly known as Imperial Jadeite. It is one of the most expensive gemstones.
Clarity – The level of translucency, texture, and inclusion determine the Jadeite clarity. Natural Jadeite with good translucency and smooth texture increases the Jadeite price. The least valuable Jadeite is completely opaque or has cloudy patches that break the translucency of the Jadeite stone.
Cut – Jadeite is usually cut as cabochons and can be found in oval, round, pear, and mixed shapes. A good quality Jadeite can be found in a number of shapes with fine symmetry. When cut into cabochons, the buyers consider symmetry, proportion, and thickness to determine the Jadeite cost.
Carat Weight – Top-quality Jadeites with a slight difference in size create a huge variation in the Jadeite Jade price. Natural Jadeite with consistent color is rare to find in nature. Therefore, Jadeite cost per carat increases exponentially for gems above a few carats. With a slight difference in the size of the finest quality Imperial Jadeite, a large difference is made in the Imperial Jade price per carat.
Why should you buy Jadeite gemstone and Jadeite jewelry from GemPundit?
GemPundit is a leading provider of 100% real and authentic gemstone and gemstone jewelry. We have an exclusive collection of unheated and untreated Jadeite gemstones for sale with an authentic Gem Lab Certification. which determines the quality and authenticity of Jadeite stones. A wide range of IGI/AGR/ITLGR Certified Jadeite gemstones is available on our website at the best prices. The comprehensive Jadeite Price Guide is perfectly designed for our buyers to give them information about the quality factors. Read our customer-friendly Buying Guide to know more about the weight of gemstones and what things should be kept in mind while buying a genuine Jadeite.
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