Akoya Cultured Half-Drilled 6mm Round Pearl, White, AA-Grade

Quantity (EA) Price
1 - 2 $48.40
3 - 5 $47.30
6 and above $46.20

The price for higher quantity price breaks will appear in your shopping cart.

Save More!

Order Summary
Quantity (Each) 0.00
Total Price $0.00

Description

This AA-grade white Akoya cultured round pearl is half-drilled and features a smooth finish and a creamy, bright white color. Perfect for adding to high-end jewelry designs made with silver, palladium or gold findings, this pearl is a great choice for setting onto a pearl peg in earrings, bracelets and pendants, either on its own or combined with other colors of pearls and gemstones. Use jeweler’s epoxy to secure the pearl on a pearl peg.

Cultured in salt water, primarily in the seas off the coasts of Japan and China, Akoya pearls are cultured from akoya pearl oysters (Pinctada fucata martensii). Akoya pearls are known for their deep luster and are considered to be the ‘classic’ pearl. According to one legend, the pearl was formed from the tears of the goddess of love. For many, pearls are a symbol of pure heart and mind, of innocence, faith and prosperity.

AA-grade pearls are nearly blemish-free and present a deep, excellent luster.


Specifications:
  • Color : White
  • Country of origin : China
  • Dimensions : 6mm
  • Drill style : Half-drilled
  • Enhancement : Bleached (B), Dyed (D)
  • Grade : AA
  • Hole size : .022"–.026"
  • Shape : Round
  • Size : 6mm (1/4")
  • Stone type : Natural

Please Note: • Bead sizes and hole sizes are approximate and may vary slightly from bead to bead.

Catalog page: 2019-2020 Gems and Findings & Display and Packaging Catalog p. 785