Translucent Olmec Green Jade

Rough Olmec Green Jade available by kilo. Make sure to leave a message in the chat box, or send an email to for further information and prices.

Extremely special and high valued because of its translucency, this sort of Green Jade is very rare and exclusive. This sort of Jade was highly valued by the Olmec culture, which was the earliest known major Mesoamerican civilization.



It is known as a sort of Jade useful to reduce mental fatigue, very useful to remain calm during any stressful situation. It is filled with positive energy and great for attracting good luck.


A group of jade experts were selected to be part of the jury that qualified each piece of the participants. Three amazing carvers were selected as winners and received cash prizes and medals made from this precious stone. The jury was made up jade connoisseurs Robert Terzuola, Charlotte Ward, Andrew Shaw, George Schmerholtz and Deborah Wilson.

These were the results of the contest:

1st. - Juan Antonio Castellanos (Guatemala)

2nd. - Adán Pilicastro Alcázar (Mexico)

3rd. - Dante López Castillo (Mexico)