About Pearls

Tahitian Pearls

  • Why can South Sea and Tahitian pearls grow so large?

    There are four reasons as to why these rare and beautiful pearls can grow to such large sizes, often dwarfing many of their other saltwater pearl counterparts:  1.The large size of the Pinctada maxima (South Sea pearl oyster) and the Pinctada margaritifera (Tahitian pearl oysters). The reproduct... View Post