Princessa Blue Jadeite

A pale blue to pale green coloured jadeite, occasionally with a white snowflake pattern to it. Comes from the Motagua River Valley in Guatemala, which is the location that the ancient Mayans used to collect their prized jadeite from. All of the jadeites we have from Guatemala are hand mined without the use of explosives or machinery.

Hardness- 6.5-7.5 Mohs scales

Stone Variety- Pyroxene

Country of Origin- Guatemala

Suitable for:

  • Plugs/Eyelets
  • Labrets
  • Septum
  • Inlays

Pictured below is a piece which was term dark princessa

and this one below shows the green hue creeping in to the blue