The other quite commonly used names for African Jade is Budstone or Verdite. Its name is associated with location that this gem is mined in (near North Kapp River in South Africa). Other significant deposits of this gemstone are found in Zimbabwe. For centuries local African people used this gem in amulets and other artworks. Deep green color of this gemstone is a result of Chromium traces that are found inside of African Jade.
African Jade is best known for its ability to bring prosperity and good luck into person’s life. Having this stone around can help to attract financial wealth and overall good luck. African Jade is associated with Heart Chakra and it can helpful in opening and balancing it. If a person is having a low time, African Jade can broaden their mind to find goals for the future, enhance passion and see all the beauty that surrounds us. Furthermore, this stone is highly valued for its ability to harmonize past with present so that it wouldn’t have negative effect on a person’s future.
Amber & Gemstones catalog features wholesale jewelry made from Baltic Amber, African Jade and other semi-precious gems. Select our offered bracelets, anklets and necklaces or request to make custom wholesale jewelry with African Jade.