This item features genuine freshwater cultured pearl.
Pearl Type: Freshwater cultured pearls. AA+ Grade. Size: 11X14MM or larger. Shape: Drop. Body Color: Redish brown. Treated color. But color will not fade away. Luster: High. Surface: Very Slightly Blemished. Nacre Thickness: Very Thick. Origin: China. Length: Total length of the chain is 22" long. Lariat adjustable. 1.5MM Rolo chain. Setting: Sterling Silver.
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.