This piece would date to the 1900's and may be an early Chinese export piece.
The chain is likely brass and very well done, connects to a natural jadeite jade circle ring to form a "Y" shaped necklace, the pendant is a hand carved natural jadeite jade of an old man (or wise man) on both side, the necklace also features two hand carved old glass(?) beads each with two clear crystal disc space.
The jadeite ring features dark emerald green and apple green on a white background color, and the jadeite old man pendant features even light green color, both are 100% natural without any treatment.
The necklace has 17 inch wearable length, the center jadeite ring is a 7/8 inches diameter, suspended from it is a 2-3/4 inches long drop, and the pendant at the end of it measures 1-1/16 inches by a bit over 1/2 inches, the carved old glass or crystal beads are each a bit shy of 1/2 inches diameter. Collectively the piece weighs 8.7 grams and is in over all good condition.
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