Just curious for your opinions on these! I’ve looked at so many jades/simulants ive baffled myself really
Join the club, I have baffled myself too. Will follow this discussion to learn. Ever heard of black jade?
to weigh in, I have some “black jade” I think it came from Wyoming. I slab it very thin and use it for backing for doublets (opal or ammolite)
I also have some beautiful lavender jade from Turkey
I just got a book on jade and jadeite, so learning this as well
I have looked at these photos and although I am no expert on jade, I would think all those pieces are dyed quartzite
except for the piece that may be agate/carnelian
just my thoughts