Are baroque pearls real?
Baroque pearls are pearls with an irregular non-spherical shape. Most cultured freshwater pearls are baroque because freshwater pearls are mantle-tissue nucleated instead of bead nucleated. Cultured saltwater pearls can also be baroque, but tend to be more teardrop-shaped due to the use of a spherical nucleation bead.
Are baroque pearls rare?
Baroque pearls are used to create a wide range of jewelry pieces. Since most irregular pearls come in shades or white, salmon and pink, dark-colored pearls are the most valuable because they are extremely rare.
What is the difference between Baroque and Keshi pearls?
As a disambiguation, the term “baroque” refers strictly to the shape of the pearl. All irregularly shaped pearls are collectively referred to as baroque pearls. The term “Keshi” is used in relation to the structure and formation process of the pearl.
Are baroque pearls cheap?
As I mentioned above, most of the baroque pearls on the market are freshwater. However, these are not as valuable as other types of pearls. For example, a Tahitian baroque pearl will be worth much more than a freshwater one. Having said this, baroque pearls are generally less expensive than other pearl types.
Why do pearls turn black?
Black pearls are formed when that piece of sand gets stuck in the body of a very specific type of oyster, the Tahitian black-lipped Pinctada margaritifera. If an oyster that typically produces white pearls has an unusual black coloring in its nacre, it too can create a blackish pearl.
What is the best color for Tahitian pearls?
The most highly prized Tahitian pearls are those with iridescent peacock and cobalt blue colors. In addition to peacock pearls, rainbows, grays and golds are also incredibly popular.
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