This item features genuine freshwater cultured pearls.
Pearl Type: Freshwater cultured pearls. AAA grade. Size: Earrings: 6-6.5MM, Pendant: 8-8.5MM. Shape: Round to near round. Body Color: White. Overtone: Light Pink or light gray. Luster: Very High. Surface: Very Slightly Blemished. Nacre Thickness: Very Thick. Matching: Very Good Match. Origin: China. Setting: 14K White Gold. Chain is NOT included. You may order one from our Gold Chain section. Gem Information: Diamond. Total weight is 0.25 carat. Diamond quality is H-I Color, SI1-SI2 clarity.
For Cultured 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.