Chinese Export Sterling Silver Repousse Jadeite Jade Bangle Bracelet. The piece is in great antique estate condition and ready to wear. The metal is marked SILVER on the inside at the hinge. The silver is gold washed and still a little tarnished. The jade is minty green with a slight infusion of orange throughout. The jade measures about 10.5mm thick, the bangle measures about 2.30" in diameter. The entire piece weighs 49.9 grams
The piece is from an old New York City Jewelry store that specialized in Asian antiques and jewelry. The store closed in the 1970's and this piece has sat in a basement from then till now.