This item features genuine freshwater cultured pearls.
Pearl Type: Freshwater cultured pearls. Size: 4.5-5MM. Shape: Off-Round. Body Color: Gray. Overtone: Silver Luster: High. Surface: Slightly Blemished. Nacre Thickness: Thick. Matching: Very Good Match. Origin: China. Length: 17" and 18", measurement includes the clasp. Clasp: 14K White Gold. 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.