Lavender jadeite 'Pepper' and diamond pendant.

The translucent jadeite of lavender tone and fine translucency, carved as a pepper, to a hoop set with brilliant-cut diamonds, mounted in 18 karat white gold. Pepper approximately 54.92 x 15.97 x 13.41mm. Estimate: 180,000 - 280,000 HKD -LOT SOLD. 400,000 HKD

Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate numbered KJ 60935, dated 20May 2011, stating that the jadeite is natural, known in the trade as "A Jade".

Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite. Hong Kong | 05 Oct 2011 www.sothebys.com