Silver Cultured Freshwater Pearl Stud Earrings - Ava
Classic and timeless these grade AA 5.5-6mm Silver Cultured Freshwater Pearls are hand set on Sterling Silver ear posts. These button pearls have a lovely smooth, even nacre with excellent lustre.
Created using freshwater mussels, cultured freshwater pearls have been farmed since the early twentieth century.
Natural wonders that have been treasured for centuries. Greek mythology proclaimed pearls to be tears of joy shed by the goddess Aphrodite. Ancient Egyptians associated pearls with Isis, the goddess of healing and life and a Persian legend says that pearls were created when a rainbow met the Earth after a storm. Imperfections in a pearl's appearance were the result of thunder and lightning.
Pearls are cherished today as a traditional wedding gift, a birthstone, and in jewellery that's both a classic and contemporary addition to any outfit.
They look perfect dressed up or add that elegant touch to a casual outfit.