Black Jade or (Actinolite) Pendant with silver look heart backed bail and black cord of adjustible length. $25.00 4.5cm x 3.5cm
Western Australian Black Jade occurs at Ninghan in the Murchison region, approximately 200 miles north of the capital Perth. The rough material has brown rust stained skin, but once cut and polished the best material is like black mirror. Tests have shown the stone is Actinolite not Nephrite.