This was taken to a local reputable jeweler who advised me that these are genuine yellow jade beads and the clasp and gold beads are not gold, but goldtone. Please look closely at my photos for details. We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as "gifts" - US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior. The item "VINTAGE CHINESE YELLOW JADE BEAD & CARVED SNAKE NECKLACE 36" is in sale since Thursday, November 2, 2017. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Fine Jewelry\Fine Necklaces & Pendants\Gemstone".
The seller is "sandy810" and is located in Windham, Maine. This item can be shipped worldwide.