South Sea Pearls carry a special mystique. When your family's most memorable events call for something wondrous, South Sea Pearls can add a real magic to those special days. Unique in size and color, their soft shimmering golden hues are a rare wonder of nature. They are the largest pearls on earth and our golden giant pearls are simply stunning. It takes 2 years to carefully harvest each from the world's largest oyster, the golden lipped pinctada maxima, that are known to grow to over 175 pounds. Only discovered in the last century, they are found only in the South Seas north of Australia. Pearls like these add stature and elegance to important occasions and for the true jewelry lover, a strand of South Sea pearls is as basic a great diamond solitaire. It is a staple for the well heeled jewelry collection.
Our South Sea pearl necklace is created with 11mm to 14mm graduated golden pearls. With a 14k gold clasp, the 18" buttery pearls will be in the family for generations of special moments, your daughter and your daughter's daughter will be wearing these down the aisle. The glow of these pearls will get warmer as do the memories of your best anniversaries, weddings, christenings and reunions. Remember to bring the camera.