This item features genuine Akoya cultured pearls and genuine diamonds and rubies.
Pearl Type: Akoya salt water cultured pearls. AA+ grade. Size: 7MM. Shape: Round. Body Color: White with creamy pink overtone. Luster: High. Surface: Very Slightly Blemished. Nacre Thickness: Thick. Matching: Very Good Match. Length: Earring measurement: 11X31MM (.43X1.22"). Setting: 14K Yellow Gold posts and butterfly backs. Earrings weight 6.3 grams. Gem Information: Total 1.74 carat rubies and 0.02 carat diamonds. Rubies have beautiful deep red color. Diamond quality: G-I color, SI1-I1 clarity.
For Akoya pearls, we use the cultured pearl grading standards provided by the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) and The Guide for Grading Akoya Cultured Pearls by Gemworld International, Inc. We use the G.I.A. Gem Pearl Master Comparison Set to actually compare with the pearls we grade.