Find Out the True Worth of Pearl Necklaces

By: Pattrickjohnson

Almost all the jewelry connoisseurs around the world will never underestimate the worth of freshwater pearls . Pearls are mostly used in designing jewelry which is extremely valued all over the world. Pearl necklaces are generally stringed together by making use of round or half button pearls with generally a tear drop pearl being used as the central pearl or pendant.

Pearl necklaces can be classified either as uniform or graduated. In a uniform strand of pearls, all the pearls used in the necklace are generally of a standard size without any variations among them regarding their size. A pearl necklace which is composed of freshwater pearls will always measure to a length of full millimeter, provided all the pearls used in the string necklace are of uniform size.

However, a graduated strand of necklace often comprises of varying sizes of pearls which are stringed together in order to form a symmetrical shape, starting from the small-sized pearls at the ends to the biggest pearl kept in the middle which serves as the pendant. These graduated strands of pearl necklaces are recorded to have a difference of at least 3mm between their central pearl and the pearls which are stringed together at the extreme ends.

Pearl necklaces are also judged depending upon the quality of fresh water pearls which are used in it. The grade and the color of the pearl are yet, some other factors which help to determine the price of a necklace. Necklaces which are formed using white and black pearls continue to enjoy immense popularity among the masses till date; however it is also possible to find pearls which have hint of different colors in them.

It must be noted that a graduated strand of necklace is immensely favored by the masses due to its comparatively cheap price as compared to a standard sized necklace. It is a standard size pearl necklace which is generally considered more valuable, as it is extremely hard to find freshwater pearls, all of standard size and color. It may take even a few years to string one authentic standard size necklace and this is the reason why pearl necklaces are considered immensely valuable.

Though it's a pain to culture these freshwater pearls , but going by their looks, outer appeal and price which they fetch, they are definitely worth the effort.

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