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Jadeite from
Myanmar

Locality type:Country
Classification
Species:Jadeite
Formula:Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Comments:Chinese art object made with a raw material from Burma.
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Comptes rendus de l'Académie des Sciences de Paris (1863) 56, 861.;
Gübelin, E., Wolgensinger, M. (1976) Edelstenen. Uitgeverij Artis, Brussel [in Dutch].
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Kosmochlor2 photos of Jadeite associated with Kosmochlor at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Jadeite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Myanmar
Photo GalleryView Gallery (6 photos)
Localities for Jadeite in this Region
Hpakant-Tawmaw Jade Tract, Hpakant Township (Hpakan; Phakant; Phakan), Mohnyin District, Kachin State, Myanmar
Hpakant (Hpakan; Phakant; Phakan), Hpakant-Tawmaw Jade Tract, Hpakant Township (Hpakan; Phakant; Phakan), Mohnyin District, Kachin State, Myanmar
Phakant Mine, Hpakant (Hpakan; Phakant; Phakan), Hpakant-Tawmaw Jade Tract, Hpakant Township (Hpakan; Phakant; Phakan), Mohnyin District, Kachin State, Myanmar
Sankhar Mine, Hpakant (Hpakan; Phakant; Phakan), Hpakant-Tawmaw Jade Tract, Hpakant Township (Hpakan; Phakant; Phakan), Mohnyin District, Kachin State, Myanmar
Khy-Siu mine, Hpakant-Tawmaw Jade Tract, Hpakant Township (Hpakan; Phakant; Phakan), Mohnyin District, Kachin State, Myanmar
Lonkin, Hpakant-Tawmaw Jade Tract, Hpakant Township (Hpakan; Phakant; Phakan), Mohnyin District, Kachin State, Myanmar
Maw-Sisa, Hpakant-Tawmaw Jade Tract, Hpakant Township (Hpakan; Phakant; Phakan), Mohnyin District, Kachin State, Myanmar
Sate Mu (Sine Naung), Hpakant-Tawmaw Jade Tract, Hpakant Township (Hpakan; Phakant; Phakan), Mohnyin District, Kachin State, Myanmar
Seng Tong, Hpakant-Tawmaw Jade Tract, Hpakant Township (Hpakan; Phakant; Phakan), Mohnyin District, Kachin State, Myanmar
Tawmaw (Tawhmaw; Taw Maw), Hpakant-Tawmaw Jade Tract, Hpakant Township (Hpakan; Phakant; Phakan), Mohnyin District, Kachin State, Myanmar
Mawhun, Mohnyin Township (Moe Hnyin Township), Mohnyin District, Kachin State, Myanmar
Myitkyina District, Kachin State, Myanmar
Ohngaing (Ohn Gaing; Ohn Kai), Mogok Valley, Mogok Township, Pyin-Oo-Lwin District, Mandalay Region, Myanmar
Nansibon mining district, Hkamti Township (Khamti), Hkamti District, Sagaing Region, Myanmar
Hjar Maw joint venture, Nansibon mining district, Hkamti Township (Khamti), Hkamti District, Sagaing Region, Myanmar
Nansibon (Namsibum; Manhsibon; Manshibon; Namsipon), Nansibon mining district, Hkamti Township (Khamti), Hkamti District, Sagaing Region, Myanmar
Natmaw (Nawmaw; Nathmaw), Hkamti Township (Khamti), Hkamti District, Sagaing Region, Myanmar
 
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