The history of pearls: one of nature's greatest miracles
South Sea pearls are extremely rare, spending two silent years within the host oyster. Each pearl chosen by Autore is judged and valued according to the five S's - shine, surface, shade, shape and size.
For all pearl lovers! An excellent chart to keep for reference. This chart shows Tahitian pearls but can be quite accurately applied to Freshwater and South Sea pearls, as well. Take note that baroque is beautiful, too!
Inspired by Johannes Vermeer's "Girl with a Pearl Earring" Circa 1665: Mikimoto 16mm White South Sea Pearl Earrings Featuring 7ct of Diamonds in 18k White Gold Displayed at the Masterpieces from the Royal Gallery Mauritshuis Exhibition