This item features genuine freshwater cultured pearl.
Pearl Type: Freshwater cultured pearls. AAA grade. Size: 8-8.5MM. Shape: Round. Body Color: White to light creamy white. Overtone: Very Creamy or light pink. Luster: High to Very High. Surface: Clean to Very slightly blemish. Nacre Thickness: Very Thick. Origin: China. Setting: 14K Yellow Gold. Tie tack post is 14K yellow gold. The clutch back is gold plated.
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.