Welcome to BeadShopUk

My Cart

0 item(s) - £0.00

Jade (Cobalt Blue) Dyed 10mm Faceted Round Beads

Double click on above image to view full picture

Zoom Out
Zoom In

More Views

  • Jade (Cobalt Blue) Dyed 10mm Faceted Round Beads
  • Jade (Cobalt Blue) Dyed 10mm Faceted Round Beads

Jade (Cobalt Blue) Dyed 10mm Faceted Round Beads

Quick Overview

These Jade beads have been dyed in shades of blue. Sold as temporary strung 37cm (approx) strands.

Availability: In stock

£4.36
OR

Details

The name Jade is derived from the Spanish phrase "piedra de ijada" meaning "stone of the side" referring to the belief that jade could cure kidney ailments and hip problems. It was brought to Europe by the Portuguese who obtained it from their trading bases in China. Jade is fairly porous and can accept a variety of dyes. It is heat treated to remove water and expand pore spaces which gives a nice uniform colour.

Product Tags

Use spaces to separate tags. Use single quotes (') for phrases.

Post your comment

BeadShopUk