Guan Yin or 观音 is known in many religions including Buddhism, as the "Goddess of Mercy". Guan Yin symbolises compassion and carvings of Guan Yin are often worn for protection against fear, pain or sufferings.
This Type A jadeite pendant is crafted in the carving of Guan Yin. The jade carving is intricate and very beautiful. The jadeite material of the pendant is a highly translucent and has a very fine crystal aggregate structure. The overall effect is a delicate jadeite carving with beautiful lustre and sheen. Thickness of the jadeite pendant is good at 4mm which allows the carving to be more 3 dimensional while still being highly translucent.
The main photos are taken in natural lighting and there are 2 additional photos taken with indoor lighting. For reference, the indoor lighting has a colour temperature of 4000K.
Length: 52mm / Width: 16mm / Thickness: 4mm
18K White gold pendant hook adorned with natural diamonds set in a flower design.