This item features genuine freshwater cultured pearls.
Pearl Type: Freshwater cultured pearls. Size: 6X8MM. Shape: Oval. Body Color: Black and brown colors. Treated colors, but will not fade away. Luster: Medium to High. Surface: Slightly Blemished. Nacre Thickness: Thick. Matching: Good Match. Origin: China. Length: 19". Setting: 14K Yellow Gold. Gold beads and fishhook clasp.
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.