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Pearls originating from the Persian / Arabian Gulf have a legendary reputation in the world of gems. Famously known as the Basra pearls
The Basra pearls are a highly valued and treasured species. These pearls have a featured in recorded history as far back in time as 300 BC. The Basra pearls available nowadays are far and few in between. Most are characterised by irregular shape and a yellowish tint. Some have a distinctly pinkish tint too. Since most reaching the markets are from old family treasures, they are drilled pearls that have been disengaged from a strand
In Vedic astrology, there is great power attributed to the Natural pearl. And there are old timers who swear by the effects of the Basra pearl like no other, and when it is a Basra in question, the shape of the pearl almost becomes inconsequential, so long as it is THAT NATURAL BASRA pearl. So powerful and effective is the basra pearl that legends speak that just to view a real Basra pearl is extremely good fortune. These wondrous rarities have the power to do miracles
Here we have a double strand of magnificent Basra pearls measuring from 4.5 mm. to 6.1 mm. average size baroque shapes light cream to cream
A good double string which for size and colour can be highly desirable shapes vary every pearl is rare and unique and individually found in the depth of the sea
natural pearls have been since ever the most precious gems on earth
Necklace is completed by a simple gold tube clasp from the Victorian period
Total weight is 30.0 grams
can be arranged as only one long or as it is in a double strand
Current retail value judging from the price guide from expert sites are $12,000 US dollars our reserve is far below that price because it comes from a family heirloom
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