Alaska Jade…27 Pound Jade Lamp
October 18, 2019
This lamp is made from Alaskan Jade from the Kotzebue Area.
Overall Size…26″x10.5″x 6″
Jade Base Size…10.5″x6″x13″
The lamp weighs 27 Pounds.
Alaska’s state gem is the jade. Alaska has large deposits of this gemstone, including an entire mountain of jade on the Seward Peninsula
Prior to English exploration in the late 1700’s, native Inuits traded jade. The toughness of jade is remarkable. It has a strength greater than steel and was put to work by many early civilizations for axes, knives and weapons.
LOCAL PICKUP IN ANCHORAGE ,AK.
SHIPPING TO USA ADDRESS $50.(THE LAMP WILL BE DISASSEMBLED, AND ONLY THE JADE WILL BE SHIPPED.
Listing Type: Art
Location: 3350 Commercial Dr, Anchorage, AK 99501, USA
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