Pearls have been known as the queen of gemstones since antiquity. They are one of the most precious gems ever discovered, and are believed to have been revered and traded as long as 6,000 years ago. Coming in all shapes, sizes and colors, Pearls have several types of pearls and from all over the world. Here we will provide detailed information to let you know where are the mainly places to produce pearls.
What is Pearl?
Pearl is an ancient organic gem, mainly produced in Pearl shellfish and Pearl mother shellfish mollusks. In a broad sense, pearls can be considered as hard lumps with calcium carbonate as the main component secreted by animals to protect themselves. The ideal pearl is perfectly round and smooth, it also has many different shapes, such as circle, baroque pearls. Depending on the environment and the the different features of Pearls, they are divided into different types of pearls, like Japanese Akoya Pearls, Freshwater pearls, Tahitian Pearls, South Sea Pearls, Edison Pearls and more.
1. Origin of Tahitian Pearl vs South Sea Pearl vs Edison Pearl
The origin of Tahitian pearl is a type of saltwater pearl that are from the coasts of Tahitian in French Polynesia. According to the analysis, around 95% of Tahitian Pearls are from the French Polynesia, and 4% of Tahitian pearls are from Penrhyn Island and Majuhiki Island in the Cook Islands.
South Sea Pearl
However, the South Sea Pearls are mainly from the northwestern coast of Australia. It's saltwater pearl.
Unlike South Sea Pearls & Tahitian Pearls, Edison Pearls are freshwater pearl that mainly cultivated in Zhuji, Zhejiang, China.
The concept of Feng Shui comes from Chinese Taoist culture. Taoism is the religion of nature, so the basic principles of Feng Shui reflect nature. The core idea of Feng Shui is the harmony between man and nature. The goal is to use energy to build balance between man and environment. Wearing jewelry is also a geomantic saying. Wearing suitable jewelry has a certain influence on one's luck. Jewelry is a match between one's energy and jewelry's energy. Since pearls are made from soft tissues of shelled mollusks and are mainly made of calcium carbonate, some Feng Shui consultants and...
#Pearl clasp is an indispensable part of pearl chain. Different designs will affect the comfort and safety around the neck or wrist. A good pearl clasp can prevent the button from turning over and improve your satisfaction with the pearl chain. Strong pearl clasps mainly bear the weight of whole or several strings of pearls. Therefore, pearl clasps are usually large and gorgeous. Here are some common pearl clasp: Fishhook Clasp Fishhook clasp is a very elegant clasp, which can be decorated with pearl products. The collocation on Pearl Necklace and pearl bracelet is very integrated. The fishhook clasp is...