This item features genuine freshwater cultured pearls.
Pearl Type: Freshwater cultured pearls. Total 13 pearls. Size: 8X9MM to 9X10MM. Shape: Off-Round. Body Color: Creamy White. Luster: Medium to High. Surface: Slightly Blemished. Nacre Thickness: Thick. Matching: Good Match. Origin: China. Length: 24-inch (Matinee). Setting: Sterling Silver. Box chain with lobster claw 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.