A Tahitian Pearl Necklace with 32 Baroque Shaped Pearls. The pearls are of a black body colour with green, blue and rose overtones. It is a hand knotted 45 cm strand where the pearls are graduated in size from large to slightly smaller at the back. The necklace has 4 roundels with diamonds and has been terminated in a 14kt white gold hollow bead hook clasp complete with Diamonds.
The Tahitian Pearl is an organic gem that is formed in the black lip Pinctada Margaritifera Oyster. Black lipped pearl oysters have a rainbow like mantle which produces pearls with beautiful overtones that shimmer. They are cultivated around the islands of French Polynesia. The more valuable have the darker body colour and are commonly referred to as "Black Pearls".