"The kingdom of heaven is like a merchant seeking fine pearls, and upon finding one pearl of great value, he went and sold all that he had and bought it."

Here you will find natural, non-cultured pearls from around the world. I, Kari Anderson, GIA pearls graduate, offer jewelry and loose pearls from the Persian Gulf, USA Rivers, Quahog, Conch, Abalone, Saltwater, African, Blue Mussel, Clam, Melo, Pen pearls and more. Below is a sampling. Check out links in nav bar for complete listings.

Natural Pearl

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Type of Pearl: Pinctada Maxima natural pearl
Carat Weight: 33ct
Shape: oval
Size: approx 18mm
Color: silky rainbow white
Price: $30,000
Contact Kari to purchase this pearl.

Natural Pearl
Saltwater Hammer Oyster Pearl
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Type of Pearl: Hammer Oyster
Carat Weight: 5.5ct
Shape: Baroque
Size: 12.5 x 10.5mm
Color: Black
Price: $400

Natural Pearl

Natural Pearl Necklace

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Type of pearl: Natural saltwater
Carat Weight: 8.9 grams (weight of necklace)
Shape: Round to Off-Round
Size: 6.41mm to 2.37mm
Color: White and Cream
Location of Origin: Persian Gulf
Clasp Metal Type: 14K white gold
Necklace Length: 18"
Certificate: EGL, US310924401P
Price: $4,150

 Natural Persian Gulf Pearl
Basra Pearl
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Pendant weight: 5.38 gm
Size: 37 x 28 mm (with the gold frame)
Shape: Oval
Color: Greyish Cream
Clasp Metal: 18K Gold
Price: $780
Natural Persian Gulf Pearl
Basra Pearl
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Weight: 1.5 gram
Shape: Pear Cut Shell
Size: 16 x 24 mm (with the gold frame)
Color: Cream
Clasp Metal: 18K Gold
Price: $650
Natural Pearl Pendant
Natural Pearl Necklace
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Color of pearl: Cream
Shape of pearl: Pear cut shell
Weight: 1.9 gram
Size: 20 x 27 mm (including gold frame)
Clasp Metal: 18K Gold
Price: $440

 Natural Persian Gulf Pearl
Basra Pearl
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Pearl weight: 0.69 carat
Size: 4.9 x 5.18 x 5.21 mm
Shape: Oval
Color: Light grayish-yellow
Clasp Metal: 18K Gold
Certificate: Bahrain - Report P15-3047
Price: $550
Natural Persian Gulf Pearl
Basra Pearl
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Weight: 1.08 carats
Shape: Button
Size: 5.68 x 6.04 x 4.36 mm
Color: Cream
Clasp Metal: 18K White Gold Chain
Necklace Length: 18" inches
Certificate: Bahrain - Report P15-3611
Price: $550
Natural Pearl Pendant
Natural Pearl Necklace
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Color: White to light cream
Shape of pearl: Semi-baroque
Weight: 41.02 carats (8.2 grams)
Size: Approximately 1.6 mm
Clasp Metal: 21K Gold
Length of Bracelet: 8.2" inches
Certificate: Bahrain - Report P15-3708
Price: $1,047

 Natural Persian Gulf Pearl
Basra Pearl
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Weight: 12.34 carats (2.47 grams)
Size: 3.4 x 4.0 mm
Shape: Semi-baroque
Color: White to light cream
Clasp Metal: 18K gold
Bracelet Length: 7.4" inches
Certificate: Bahrain - Report P14-1888
Price: $740
Natural Persian Gulf Pearl
Basra Pearl
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Weight: 16.32 carats (3.36 grams)
Shape: Oval and button
Size: 4.8 x 4.7 mm
Color: Light cream to cream
Clasp Metal: 18K gold
Bracelet Length: 7.5" inches
Certificate: Bahrain - Report P14-261
Price: $1,290
Natural Pearl Pendant
Natural Pearl Necklace
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Color: Light cream to cream
Shape: Button
Weight: 18.56 carats (3.71 gms)
Size: 2.2mm
Clasp Metal: 18K Gold
Length of Bracelet7.3" inches
Certificate: Bahrain - Report P15-2202
Price: $1,236

Conch Pearl
2.34 carat Conch Pearl

Type of pearl: Conch
Carat Weight: 2.34 carats
Shape: Baroque
Size: 12 x 7 x 5mm
Color: Light Pink
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Price: $1,218

Conch Pearl
1.33 carat Conch Pearl

Type of pearl: Conch
Carat Weight: 1.33 carats
Shape: Flat Drop
Size: 9 x 7 x 4.5mm
Color: Light Pink
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Price: $880
4carat Conch Pearl
Three Conch Pearls

Type of pearl: Conch
Carat Weight: 0.96ct & 1.05ct & 0.9ct
Shape: Oval, Baroque, Drop
Size: 7x5x3.5mm - 6x5x4.5mm - 6x4.5x4mm
Color: Dark Pink
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Price: $1,482

Conch Pearl
4.51 carat Conch Pearl Pair

Type of pearl: Conch
Carat Weight: 4.51 carats - Total
Shape: Button
Size: 6 x 6 x 7mm - 6 x 6 x 7mm
Color: Light Pink & White
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Price: $2,290

4carat Conch Pearl
1.31 carat Conch Pearl

Type of pearl: Conch
Carat Weight: 1.31 carats
Shape: Drop
Size: 9 x 4.5 x 3.5mm
Color: Dark Pink
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Price: $1,034
conch pearl
2.08 carat Conch Pearl

Color: Dark Pink
Shape: Oval
Weight: 2.08 carats
Size: 9 x 7 x 5mm
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Price: $1,860
Conch Pearl
1.60 carat Conch Pearl

Type of pearl: Conch
Carat Weight: 1.60 carats
Shape: Button
Size: 7 x 6 x 4mm
Color: Light Pink
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Price: $950
Conch Pearl
1.95 carat Conch Pearl

Type of pearl: Conch
Carat Weight: 1.95 carats
Shape: Baroque
Size: 7.5 x 6.5 x 5mm
Color: Dark Pink
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Price: $1,750
conch pearl
2.33 carat Conch Pearl

Color: Light Pink
Shape: Oval
Weight: 2.33 carats
Size: 9 x 7 x 4.5mm
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Price: $2,085

 natural Pearl
Natural USA Pearl

Color: White with Pink Overtones
Shape: Semi-baroque
Weight: 12.14 carats
Size: 12.70 x 12.02 x 11.72mm
Certificate: GIA #2175055580 Newly Certified
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Price: $9,064

Natural Pearl
Natural Pearl

Type of pearl: Natural USA Freshwater
Carat Weight: 5.29 carats
Shape: Near Round
Size: 9.28 x 8.82mm
Color: White
Certificate: GIA #1176055583 Newly Certified
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Price: $3330
Natural Pearl
Natural Pearl

Type of pearl: Natural USA Freshwater
Carat Weight: 28.27ct
Shape: Baroque - resembles a Whale's Tail
Size: 30.99 x 19.06 x 7.75mm
Color: Cream
Certificate: GIA #1172055589 Newly Certified
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Price: $3,557

 natural Pearl
Natural USA Pearl

Color: White
Shape: Baroque
Weight: 85.96 carats
Size: 30.58 x 27.42 x 15.92mm
Certificate: GIA #2175055585 - Newly Certified
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Price: $10,345
Contact Kari to purchase this pearl.

Natural Pearl
Natural Pearl

Type of pearl: Natural USA Freshwater
Carat Weight: 7.79ct
Shape: Button
Size: 12.73 x 12.54 x 6.87mm
Color: Light Pink
Certificate: GIA #6177055576 Newly Certified
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Price: $5,840

 natural Pearl
Natural USA Pearl

Color: Silver
Shape: semi-baroque
Weight: 9.90 ct
Size: 11.96 x 11.65 x 11.15mm
Certificate: GIA #2175055578 Newly Certified
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Price: $6,180

 Natural Persian Gulf Pearl
Natural Persian Gulf Pearl Necklace
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Pearl weight: 32.91 Carats
Size: The largest pearl measures approximately 5.4 x 5.4 mm
Shape: Rounded, Oval and Button
Color: Cream to Yellow
Clasp Metal: 18K gold
Necklace Length: : 18" inch long
Certificate: Report 13-3427 - Bahrain

Price: $7,142

Natural Persian Gulf Pearl
A twisted, graduated three-row Natural Pearl Necklace
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Weight: 70.45 carats
Shape: Button and Semi-baroque
Size: The average diameter of pearls ranges from 1.7 mm. to 2.7mm
Color: Light Cream to Cream
Clasp Metal: 18K gold
Necklace Length: 18' inches long
Certificate: Report P14/0801 - Bahrain
Price: $2,580

Natural Pearl Pendant
Natural Pearl Necklace
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Color of pearl: White to Light Cream
Shape of pearl: Rounded, Oval & Button
Weight: 33.55 Carats
Size: The Largest pearl measures approximately 5.0 x 5.01 mm
Clasp Metal: 18K Gold
Length of Necklace: 17.4' inches long
Certificate: Report P14-0003 - Bahrain
Price: $7,065

 Natural Persian Gulf Pearl
Basra Pearl Earrings
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Pearl weight: : A) 1.30 carat B) 1.29 carat
Size: : A) 5.63 - 5.75 x 5.09 mm B) 5.79 - 5.83 x 4.90 mm
Shape: Both button
Color: Both Cream
Metal: 18K gold
Certificate: Report 13-275
Price: $1,295
Natural Persian Gulf Pearl
Basra Pearl Earrings
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Weight Pearls: A) 0.84 carat B) 0.85 carat
Weight Diamonds: 0.26 carat
Shape: Both Rounded
Size: A) 4.86 - 4.90 * 5.30 mm B) 4.96 - 4.19 * 5.12 mm
Color: Both dark brown
Metal: 18K white gold
Certificate: Report 13-2160
Price: $1,358
Natural Pearl Pendant
Basra Pearl Earrings
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Color: Both light cream
Shape: Both semi-baroque
Weight: A) 0.83 carat B) 0.91 carat
Size: A) 6.22 * 4.59 * 4.38 mm B) 6.17 * 4.66 * 4.10 mm
Metal: 18K Gold
Certificate: Report P14-440

Price: $540

Natural Persian Gulf Pearl Bracelet
Natural Persian Gulf Pearl Bracelet
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Total Carat Weight: 48.09 cts
Pearl Shape: Semi-baroque & Baroque
Color: Light cream to cream
Clasp: 18k Gold Clasp
Certificate: Bahrain Pearl Lab
Price: $1,300

Natural Persian Gulf Pearl
Natural Persian Gulf Pearl
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Pearl weight: 0.81 carat
Color: Light greyish-white & light brownish-cream
Size: 4.71 x 5.51 mm
Shape: Drop - part drilled
Certificate: Bahrain Pearl Lab

Price: $506

Natural Persian Gulf Pearl
Natural Persian Gulf Pearl
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Weight: 0.76 carat
Measurements: 4.20 - 4.23 x 5.75 mm
Color: Light cream & light yellow
Shape: Circled Oval
Certificate: Bahrain Pearl Lab

Price: $480

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6.8 ct Clam Pearl

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Weight: 6.8ct
Size: 10 x 10 x 7.8mm
Shape: button
Color: white with flame
Price: $1,400 SOLD!

Clam Pearl
Clam Pearl


Color: white with flame
Shape: drop
Weight: 6.5 ct
Size: 9 x 11 mm
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Price: $675

Clam Pearl

Clam Pearl


Color: white with flame
Shape: bouton
Weight: 26.8 carats
Size: 14 x 15 mm
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Price: : $3,920

 Pearl
Clam Pearl

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Weight: 2.4 ct
Size: 6 x 9 mm
Shape: oval
Color: white with flame
Price: $524

Clam Pearl
Clam Pearl


Color: white with flame
Shape: button
Weight: 0.6 ct
Size: 3 x 4mm
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Price: $132

Clam Pearl

Clam Pearl


Color: white with flame
Shape: button
Weight: 0.75 ct
Size: 4 x 5 mm
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Price: $140

 Pearl
Clam Pearl

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Weight: 5.65 ct
Size: 4 x 38 mm
Shape: baroque - elongated
Color: white with flame
Price: $230 SOLD!

Clam Pearl
Clam Pearl


Color: porcelaneous white
Shape: baroque drop
Weight: 18.8 ct
Size: 12 x 16 x 17 mm
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Price: $888

Clam Pearl

Clam Pearl


Color: white with flame
Shape: round
Weight: 1.12 ct
Size: 4 x 4 x 4mm
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Price: $222


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Catalog Natural Arabian Gulf Pearls (Basra Pearls) for sale
My hand picked catalog Natural Arabian Gulf Pearls (Basra Pearls). I include a Gemological Certificate for every item.
Natural Freshwater Pearls
Selection of top quality natural freshwater pearls which are uncultured Mississippi River pearls for your delight and for purchase.
Conch Pearls for Sale
Variety of sizes, colors, shapes of conch pearls for sale...one for every budget. Here's your chance to own a rare natural pearl.
Quahog Pearls for Sale
Quahog pearls for sale...pearls from eastern USA. Three lavender disk shaped quahogs for sale.
Natural Abalone Pearl Pendant & Loose Pearls for Sale
Exquisite antique natural abalone pearl pendant surrounded with leaves of colored gold and loose abalone pearls for sale.
Saltwater Natural Pearls for Sale
Saltwater natural pearls for sale in a variety of sizes and shapes.
Antique Natural Pearl Jewelry
Exquisite antique natural pearl jewelry - necklaces, rings, brooches. Certificates included
African Mozambique Pearls for Sale
African Mozambique Pearls for sale.
Blue Mussel Pearls for Sale
Natural blue mussel pearls for sale from northeast North American continent.
Natural Clam Pearls for Sale
Large selection of natural clam pearls from various species for sale.
Melo Pearl for Sale
Melo pearl for sale.
Pen Pearls or Pin Pearls
Natural pen pearls from the <I>Pinna</I> genus or <I>Atrina</I> of which there are 25 known species.
Spiny Oyster Pearls
Spiny Oyster Pearls for Sale
Natural Blister Pearls for Sale
Natural blister pearls for sale. Pearls found attached to the inner surface of the shell are known as blister pearls.
Maybe Largest Blister Pearl? Could This Be the World's Largest ?
Is this the world's largest blister pearl? I don't know. Please let me know if you have seen a larger one. Could this very large pearl set a new world pearl record?
Muscatine Button Jewelry
Jewelry made from Muscatine Vintage Pearl Buttons.
Finding a Pearl -- One of the Most Fun Things to Hear About
Finding a pearl is more common than most people think and it's what I enjoy hearing the most about through my website, KARIpearls.com. So let me know if finding a pearl happens to you, OK?
Favorite Pearl Jewelry? Show Us!
Show us your favorite pearl jewely! Ah, come on....I know you have a favorite pearl jewelry piece. Is it a brooch from your Great-Grandmother? Or maybe a classic white pearl necklace from hubby?
Types of Pearls
Confused about pearls...their names, types of pearls, where they come from...read here descriptions of pearls and their various types.
Characteristics of Pearls
Unravel the mystery of shopping for pearls...learn five basic characteristics of pearls...realize that even imperfect pearls can be stunningly beautiful and affordable.
Learn how to knot pearls or restring pearls...yes, it's possible!
Yes, you can learn how to knot pearls...it just takes practice. Photo tutorial.
How Pearls are Made...Faux, Fake, Imitation,Simulated
How pearls are made...how faux, fake, imitation, or simulated pearls are made...learn about different methods of making faux pearls.
Natural Pearls -- What Exactly Are They Anyway?
What exactly are natural pearls? Are natural pearls still being found today?
Pearl of Allah
World Net Daily news article about the Pearl of Allah, the world's largest pearl on record at 9.4 inches long and weighing 14 pounds.
Where are Pearls Found?
"Where are pearls found?" The answers in this comprehensive list may surprise you!
Information on Pearls from Ancient Times
Pearls have been with us since ancient times. Enjoy this fantastic information on pearls from ancient writings and times.
Natural Pearls in History Byzantium
Natural pearls in history at Byzantium, then called Constantinople and today called Istanbul.
Visiting a Pearl Farm
Visiting a pearl farm. Just where do pearls come from anyway? See pearls harvested.
Pearl Farms - Have You Ever Visited One?
How to grow pearls...share here about your visit to a pearl farm or about YOUR pearl farms. Be sure to include a link to your website.
Kuwait Dhows from Pearling Days
Four Kuwait dhows used for pearling are on display at the Marine museum in Kuwait City. Links here to pages with photos, diagrams and descriptions about each dhow.
Pearl Clamming and Pearl Button Clamming
How was pearl clamming done years ago on the upper Mississippi River? Find out here and see a realistic diorama of a clamming camp.
Free Diver Diving for Pearls
Enjoy a video of a free diver and others diving for pearls in the Persian Gulf.
Princess Diana owned and wore this pearl studded dress.
Imagine wearing a dress covered with oyster pearls like this dress worn by Princess Diana. Princess Diana commissioned this dress in 1989.
Pearl Restaurant in London is decorated with "pearls".
Try the Pearl Restaurant for a snazzy place to dine in London. The Pearl Restaurant is close to London attractions.
Vermeer Girl with a Pearl Earring and Other Paintings Containing Pearls
View and read about three paintings by Vermeer which contain pearls...learn details about Vermeer himself.
Pearl Stories and Jokes
Here you can read pearl stories and jokes. AND you can send me YOUR pearl stories, jokes, ideas, thoughts, etc, etc. I'd love to add them to my site for all to enjoy
John Steinbeck The Pearl
A short synopsis of a book by John Steinbeck The Pearl. John Steinbeck biography, book values and links. Creative pearl images with a cow skull and peach tree.
Meaning of Pearls
What is the meaning of pearls? What do they symbolize? What does the word pearl mean? Who do they stand for?
Pearl News As It Happens
Pearl news --keep up to date on current pearls in the news and be able to comment on some of the saved news items.
Pearl Visions -- Photos by Kari of KariPearls
Enjoy this page of digitially altered pearl visions or images of pearls that are made to look like watercolor paintings. Also links ot more pages of my pearl photographs.
Free Pearl ECards
Now, send free pearl ecards from www.karipearls.com. Use some of my spectacular photos to cheer or shock your friends!
A Pearl Video Index of a Growing List of Videos on www.karipearls.com.
A growing list of videos deserves its own pearl video index. You'll want to watch all the videos in the pearl video index.
Pearl Buttons
Learn about pearl buttons and mother of pearl with several links to mother of pearl pages and mollusk recipes. Learn about the former button capital of the world, Muscatine, Iowa.
Muscatine Button Stories
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KariPearls Testimonies from Satisfied Customers
Happy customers have written praises of my pearls and service and here some of them are -- KariPearls testimonies.
Enough Jewelry Insurance?
How to know if you have enough jewelry insurance. When is enough, enough?
Insurance for Jewelry - Tips on Making a Claim
5 Things You Should Know Before Filing an Claim for insurance for jewelry.
Jewelry Appraisals Services - Why You Need Them
Jewelry appraisers can provide valuable jewelry appraisals to people who own expensive jewelry or are in the process of buying jewelry.
Understanding Insurance for Jewelry & Appraisals
Is insurance for jewelry necessary? How does one get jewelry appraised?
SBI website
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Contact Kari at KariPearls.com to Compliment, Complain, Request, or Suggest.
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Persian Gulf

Quahog Pearl
Quahog

Conch Pearl Extreme Fire
Conch

Natural Abalone Pearl Pendant
Abalone

USA freshwater pearls
Natural USA

Saltwater natural pearls
Saltwater Naturals

Mozambique Natural Pearls
Mozambique

Antique natural pearls
Antique Pearl Jewerly

Blue Mussel
Blue Mussel

clam pearls
Clam Pearls

Melo pearls
Melo Pearls

pen pearls
Pen Pearls

giant clam pearls
Giant Pearls


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