Monthly Archives: May 2012

Chinese Carved White Jade Pendant

I use many Chinese carved jade pendants in my custom necklaces and I had wanted to do a post about the differences that make one jade pendant: ‘good-better-best’. So I asked Bob to photograph a number of pendants from my collection. While he was photographing them, he pointed out that there was one which stood […]

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Chinese Silver 8 Immortals Bracelet

A new version of the Eight Immortals… When I showed this bracelet to a friend she asked me why the maker would have made such an unusual variation of the traditional Immortals bracelet… [ click on images to enlarge …. photos by: RP (Bob) Birt ] The eight panels of this bracelet are triangles -curved […]

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