This item features genuine freshwater cultured pearls.
Pearl Type: Freshwater cultured pearls. Size: 4.5-5MM. Shape: Button Shaped. Body Color: Pink to light lavender. Natural color. Color may vary from the photos. Luster: High. Surface: Very Slightly Blemished. Nacre Thickness: Thick. Matching: Very Good Match. Origin: China. Length: Made of memory wire and yellow base metal spacers, open end, Choker fits 14-15", bangle fits 6-7".
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.