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Natural Blister Pearls Shell Heart Shaped Pendant

Type of pearl: Natural Saltwater Blister Pearls Carat Weight: Shell weight 1.4 grams Shape: Heart shape Color: Cream Location of Origin: Bahrain

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Natural Clam Pearls for Sale

Large selection of natural clam pearls from various species for sale.

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Clam Pearl 3+ ct 9mm Drop Shape with Flame

Type of pearl: clam pearl Weight: 3.95 ct Shape: drop Size: 9.51 x 7.51 x 7.51mm Color: white with flame Location of Origin: Indonesia Unique

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Saltwater Natural Pearls for Sale

Saltwater natural pearls for sale in a variety of sizes and shapes.

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Tiny Clam Pearl with Flame 1+ ct

Type of pearl: clam pearl Carat Weight: 1.35 ct Shape: button Size: 5.8 x 5.8 x 4.9 mm Color: white with flame Location of Origin: Indonesia

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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.

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Extremely Rare Light Brown Queen Conch Natural Pearl

Type of pearl: Conch (strombus gigas) Carat Weight: 0.65 carat Shape: Baroque Size in mm: 6 mm x 5 mm Color: Light brown Location of Origin: Caribbean

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7+ carat Pink Conch Pearl Clean Top Surface for Sale

Type of pearl: Conch Pearl Carat Weight: 7.09 carats Shape: Button Size: 9.5 x 9.4 x 8mm Color: Pink Location of Origin: Caribbean Price: $2,690

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GIA Verifies "Columbus Pearls"

The present study focuses on a group of pearls reportedly from the pre- to early Columbian era. They were purportedly collected in Central or South America,

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Set of 3 Clam Pearls 4+ carats for Sale

Type of pearl: Clam pearls Weight: 4.35 carats total Shape: Off Round Size: 6.5 x 6mm & 7 x 6.5mm & 4.5 x 4mm Color: White - Two exhibit strong

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5 Conch Pearls Pastel Colors Oval Shape 3+ carats Total for Sale

Type of pearl: Conch pearls Weight: 3.11 carats - total Shape: Ovalish Size: 5.5mm length Color: Light Pink, Cream Location of Origin: Caribbean

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Rosebud Conch Pearls Studied by GIA

In late 2016, GIA’s New York lab staff had the opportunity to study part of Susan Hendrickson’s conch pearl collection. Among the assortment of conch pearls

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Mississippi River Clamming Days of Old

Fabulous tales of fortunes in 1924, freshwater pearls taken from Mississippi River mussels are still told along the shores of Lake Pepin and in the declining

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Natural Pink Conch Pearl with Strong Flame 5+ ct

Type of pearl: Conch Pearl Weight: 5.13ct Shape: Semi-baroque Oval Size: 10.29 X 8.24 X 7.57mm Color: Pink Location of Origin: Caribbean

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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.

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145+ carat Natural Abalone Pearl

Type of pearl: Natural Abalone Carat Weight: 145.63 carats Shape: Horn Size: 50mm x 36mm Color: Multicolored Location of Origin: Northern California

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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.

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Natural Basra Pearl Necklace - 31 carats

Type of pearl: Natural Pearls Carat Weight: 31.14 carats Shape: Semi-baroque and baroque Size: The largest pearl measures approximately 4.6 x 3.8

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I just found a pearl in my crab leg also

Eating a crab leg and bit on a hard object since I found a pearl in a oyster I kind of knew what it was!

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Iridescent White Abalone Pearl for Sale

Type of pearl: Natural Abalone Pearl Carat Weight: 0.10 carats Shape: Baroque Size: 4.5 x 2mm Color: Iridescent White Location of Origin: USA

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Conch Pearl Pink Oval Just Under a Carat for Sale

Type of pearl: Conch pearl Weight: 0.99 carats Shape: Elongated Oval Size: 7.5x4x3mm Color: Pink Location of Origin: Caribbean Price: $307

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Dave & Liz's Purple Quahog Pearl

After quahoging the morning of June 4, 2017 in the Narragansett, RI Point Judith Salt Pond, Liz prepared quahogs and linguini for dinner. I was surprised

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Surprise Pearl Find in Vietnam - Spicy Clam Dish

I spent a day travelling with a Vietnamese family in the Hoi An area in Vietnam. We stopped for lunch at a beach side eatery, and several seafood dishes

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Unique small pearl wire woven necklace

I got this really lovely wire woven very petite mixed pearl necklace in a large lot of jewelry on ebay a few years back and thought that there was something

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Anniversary Pearl!

We went out for our 4th anniversary. While eating an oyster appetizer, I bit down on something hard. My first thought was,How do I break a tooth on an

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I found a black pearl in the Grand River

Just two days ago I was with my husband and daughter wading in the banks of the Grand River in Brantford Ontario and I found a very large clam shell.

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Purple Quahog Pearl Almost Discarded

Purple Quahog Pearl Almost Discarded A clam that a Portsmouth, R.I. couple thought was rotten turned out to hold a rare gem: a purple pearl that could

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Natural Pearl Tests

Here are four natural pearl tests. How can you tell if pearls are natural?

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Faux Graduated Pearls

Faux graduated pearls...view a funny photo of faux graduated pearls...and learn about misnomers concerning fake or artificial pearls....don't be tricked into buying simulated pearls.

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BIG Antique Natural Freshwater Pearl Silver & 14K Gold Ring; Arts & Crafts ca. 1905

Type of pearl: Natural Freshwater Carat Weight: 17 grams, total weight of ring Shape: Baroque Size of pearls: Ranging from about 7mm x 5mm to 10mm

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Red Sea Pearl

My husband and I were on a one day trip to south Sinai a place called Ras Sedr in the Red Sea. We make sure we collect seashells when we travel anywhere.

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Clam Pearl 76 carats Baroque Drop

Type of pearl: Clam Weight: 76.35cts Shape: Baroque Drop Size: 29.42mm x 20.90mm x 18.41mm Color: white Location of Origin: Philippines Unique

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Pleasant Surprise Quahog pearl

I've had this 1 cm Quahog pearl for over 5 years. I bought it in Houston off of an advertisement listing it for sale, it came with a receipt that I lost

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Pearl found in Gulfport

Is this a pearl? I found it inside the shell laying on the edge of the water.

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Store bought steamers black pearl find!!

Just boiled up some clams butter and wine sauce set down to eat and bit into the little sucker perfectly round shiny has a small tear drop at the end

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Found in a bowl of quahog chowder in Falmouth

We went out for our last night in Falmouth to Oysters Too. I ordered a bowl of the quahog chowder. Halfway through, I bit down on something hard. Upon

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Near Round Pinkish Conch Pearl 1 carat for Sale

Type of pearl: Conch Weight: 1.15 ct Shape: Near Round Size: 5.06 x 5.96mm Color: Light Pink Location of Origin: Caribbean Sea Price: $385

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Baroque Clam Pearl 38+ ct Elongated Baroque

Type of pearl: clam pearl Weight: 38.65 ct Shape: elongated baroque Size: 46.4 x 11.4 mm Color: white/spotty Location of Origin: Indonesia

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Baroque Clam Pearl 34+ ct Baroque White and Yellow

Type of pearl: clam pearl Weight: 34.65 ct Shape: baroque Size: 30 5 x 15.8 x 10.4 mm Color: white/yellow Location of Origin: Indonesia Unique

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Baroque Clam Pearl 8+ ct Interesting Shape with Flame for Sale

Type of pearl: clam pearl Weight: 8.2 ct Shape: baroque Size: 14.1 x 13.2 mm Color: white with flame Location of Origin: Indonesia Unique Features:

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Clam Pearl 29+ ct Stunning Flame 17mm Button Shape

Type of pearl: clam pearl Weight: 29.75 ct Shape: dome/button Size: 17.4 x 17.4 x 13.3 mm Color: white with flame Location of Origin: Indonesia

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Natural Saltwater Pteria Pearl 3+ ct

Type of pearl: natural saltwater (Pteria oyster species) Weight: 3.22 ct Shape: baroque Size: 9.6 x 8.0 x 5.8 mm Color: silver white Location

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Clam Pearl 30+ ct with Flame 17mm

Type of pearl: clam pearl Weight: 30.25 ct Shape: semi button Size: 17.4 x 17.4 x 13.7 mm Color: white with flame Location of Origin: Indonesia

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Clam Pearl 490 ct Unique 53mm Collector's Pearl

Type of pearl: clam pearl Weight: 490 ct Shape: baroque Size: 53 x 47 x 28 mm Color: white Location of Origin: Indonesia Unique Features: Collector's

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Clam Pearl 15+ct 11mm Baroque

Type of pearl: clam pearl Weight: 15.35 ct Shape: baroque Size: 11 8 x 11.7 x 11.3 mm Color: porcellaneous white Location of Origin: Indonesia

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Clam Pearl 10 ct 12mm Oval with Flame

Type of pearl: clam pearl Weight: 10 ct Shape: oval Size: 12.4 x 10.3 x 10.3 mm Color: white with flame Location of Origin: Indonesia Unique

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Clam Pearl 13+ ct 13mm with Flame

Type of pearl: clam pearl Weight: 13.40 ct Shape: oval Size: 13.6 x 11.4 x 11.4 mm Color: silky white with flame Location of Origin: Indonesia

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Clam Pearl 7+ ct 10mm with Flame

Type of pearl: clam pearl *Carat Weight: 7.62 ct Shape: semi button Size: 10.7 x 10.7 x 9.7 mm Color: white with flame Location of Origin: Indonesia

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Conch Pearl Pink Button Shape for Sale

Type of pearl: Conch pearl Weight: 0.7 carats Shape: Button Size: 5x4x3.5mm Color: Light Pink Location of Origin: Caribbean Price: $216 SOLD!

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