|Did you know that serpentine is often called new jade.|
|This serpentine jewelry is genuine beaded gemstone
jewelry. The handmade necklaces contain serpentine beads that may also
be given different trade names.
Matching handmade gemstone earrings are priced separately.
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Green Serpentine Gemstone Necklace
These little serpentine beads were sold as Afghan jade. The seller mentioned briefly that they are also called serpentine.
Various shades of light and dark olive green with a matte finish. Copper rondelles add interest to this unique beaded necklace.
This necklace will not match pure green clothes. Wear it with olive or lime green, or contrast it with yellow, brown, orange or rust.
#458 Olive Green Serpentine Beaded Necklace $30
and Olive Jade Gemstone Necklace
The olive green jade is darker and more opaque than the serpentine.
The serpentine gemstones are a very intense lime green color.
Add a bright focal point to dark or neutral clothes.
#162 Serpentine and Olive Jade Necklace $24
Matches necklace #162
#5034 Serpentine Chandelier Earrings $22
Beaded Black Onyx and Serpentine Necklace
Large lime green ovals are focal points in a strand of plain lime green and mottled lime and green nuggets. Black onyx beads add contrast. Serpentine is also called new jade.
#B260 Black Onyx and Serpentine Necklace $29
Black Onyx Earrings
Matches the basic black onyx necklace #B112 and B260
also available as clip on earrings
#5007 Basic Black Onyx Earrings $15
|There are many pretty varieties of serpentine, most are green. Some resemble jade and have been given trade names such as olive jade, lemon jade, soochow jade, as well as new jade.This practice is deceiving and unnecessary. .Serpentine should have its own identity.|
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