Category Archives: Jade

Jade and Jade Jewelry-A unique gemstone associated with ancient Chinese civilisation

Mayan Ceremonial jade axes Jade is one of the gemstones known to mankind since pre-historic times-the Neolithic period to be precise-which dates back to about 8,000 years B.C.Jade was valued as a mineral by Neolithic man not so mch for its ornamental properties,but as a material that was sufficiently strong and hard,that could be used […]