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Jade & Adventurine

Aventurine and jade are two green colored gemstones that may confuse some people.
Aventurine is a variety of quartz which contains small Mica, Hematite or Goethite.
Jade is the gemstone name given for two different minerals Nephrite and Jadeite. This is the key difference between Aventurine and Jade. Sometimes, aventurine is also known as
Indian jade or Australian jade.