Scallop Pearls for Sale

Scallop pearls for sale.
scallop pearl
Scallop Pearl

Color: White with Flame
Shape: Baroque
Weight: 0.90 carats
Size: 6 x 5 x 4mm
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Price: $150
scallop pearl
Scallop Pearl

Color: White with Flame
Shape: Button
Weight: 1.90 carats
Size: 7 x 7 x 5mm
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Price: $278
scallop pearl
Scallop Pearl

Color: White
Shape: Baroque
Weight: 0.75 carats
Size: 6 x 5 x 3mm
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Price: $128
scallop pearl
Scallop Pearl

Color: Brownish White with Flame
Shape: Baroque Oval
Weight: 0.45 ct
Size: 5 x 3.5mm
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Price: $106
scallop pearl
Scallop Pearl

Color: White with Flame
Shape: Button
Weight: 4.30 carats
Size: 7 x 4.5mm & 6.5 x 4mm & 6 x 4.5mm
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Price: $699
scallop pearl
Scallop Pearl

Color: White with Flame
Shape: Off Round
Weight: 1.15 carats
Size: 5 x 4mm & 5 x 4mm
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Price: $180
scallop pearl
Scallop Pearl

Color: White with Flame
Shape: Baroque
Weight: 1.95 carats - total
Size: 6x4.5mm & 6x3.5mm & 6x3.5mm
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Price: $285
scallop pearl
Scallop Pearl

Color: White with Flame
Shape: Button
Weight: 1.75 carats - total
Size: 6x4mm & 5x3.5mm
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Price: $259
scallop pearl
Scallop Pearl

Color: White with Flame
Shape: Oval
Weight: 2.35 carats
Size: 8 x 6.5 x 6mm
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Price: $399
scallop pearl
Scallop Pearl

Color: Off White with Flame (One darker than the other)
Shape: Button
Weight: 3.70 carats - total
Size: 7.5 x 5.5mm & 7 x 5mm
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Price: $493
scallop pearl
Scallop Pearl

Color: Beige or Off White
Shape: Baroque
Weight: 2.3cts & 2.65cts
Size: 9x7x55mm & 8.5x7.5x6.5mm
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Price: $470
scallop pearl
Scallop Pearl

Color: Light Beige with Flame
Shape: Roundish
Weight: 2.50 carats total
Size: 6x5.5mm & 5x4.5mm & 6.5x3.5mm
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Price: $420
An important by product of the worldwide scallop fishery is the extremely rare scallop pearl, a non-nacreous pearl, with a unique 3-dimensional effect that produces a metallic sheen. Since the resurgence in demand for natural pearls, beginning from the 1990s, scallop pearls have come to the forefront as the latest natural pearl, commanding premium prices.

Atlantic scallop pearls can originate from three different species of scallops found in the northeastern North American region, the natural geographic range of these scallops. These species are the North Atlantic deep-sea scallop, Placopecten magellanicus; the Atlantic bay scallop, Argopecten irradians, and the Atlantic Lion's Paw, Nodipecten nodosus. The scallops occur along the continental shelf of North America from Newfoundland and Labrador to Cape Hatteras in North Carolina. North of Cape Cod in the State of Massachusetts, scattered concentrations of scallops occur in shallow water, just below the low tide mark. Further south concentrations are restricted to deeper and cooler off shore waters. This is because Sea Scallops cannot tolerate water temperatures above 20 to 22°C. Dense and extensive scallop beds that can support commercial fishing exist from Port au Bay, Newfoundland to the Virginia Capes, at depths of between 40 to 100 meters. The species found at these depths is Placopecten magellanicus, the North Atlantic deep-sea scallop.

The Atlantic scallop pearls are a by product of a thriving scallop fishery taking place at several places along the geographic range of the deep sea scallop, including the important fishery out of Digby, Nova Scotia. Pearls produced by the deep-sea scallop Placopecten magellanicus are usually irregular (baroque) and small, with a size of around 1-2 mm (seed pearls). However, older animals produce larger pearls, with an average size of 3-5 mm and sometimes can reach a size of 5-6 mm. Pearls lager than this are very rare.

Most of the Atlantic scallop pearls are small and baroque in shape, less than 2 mm in size and falling under seed pearls. About 1 in 5 or 20% of harvested pearls of gem-quality, with the desired symmetrical shape, and color. The symmetrical shapes that were found were round, near-round, button, drop and oval.

Gem-quality Atlantic scallop pearls are white, off-white, or pale-tan in color.

The pearls are non-nacreous and do not have the luster and orient of nacreous pearls. However, the pearls have a silvery sheen, that complement the white and pale-tan colors of the pearls, an optical effect caused by the parallel calcite fibers on the surface, a 3-D effect, also known as a flash effect. This is similar to the chatoyancy caused in gemstones such as beryls, sapphires, quartz etc that produces a catseye effect or star effect, an optical effect caused by rutile fibers.

Above information about scallop pearls from https://www.internetstones.com.

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Type of pearl: Scallop pearls Weight: 4.30 carats Shape: Button Size: 7 x 4.5mm & 6.5 x 4mm & 6 x 4.5mm Color: White with Flame Location of Origin: …

Scallop Pearl Brownish White 5mm Oval Baroque Not rated yet
Type of pearl: Scallop Pearl Weight: 0.45 ct Shape: Baroque Oval Size: 5 x 3.5mm Color: Brownish White with Flame Location of …

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