Gems & Gemology, Spring 2017, Vol. 53, No. 1

Japanese Jadeite Tables

Ahmadjan Abduriyim, Kazuko Saruwatari, and Yusuke Katsurada
Table 1  
Characteristic features of jadeite specimens from Japan and other sources, and analytical techniques used in this study.
Table 2  
LA-ICP-MS chemical data for Jadeite from Japan, Myanmar, Guatemala, and Russia.

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