If there’s one gemstone that transcends shores and geographies, and speaks the language of taste and substance, it is pearl.
Wore alike by the the royal houses across the world, in the modern day, it is the mark of women who mean business and substance!
Here are some interesting pearl facts:
- Cleopatra won a bet against Marc Antony that she could spend a small fortune on a single meal costing more than the assets of a country. She took off a pearl earring, dissolved it in vinegar and drank it!
- The most densely populated pearl oyster beds in the world lie are off the coast of northern and western Australia. This rough sea is the source of some of the largest and finest pearls in the world, known as South Sea pearls. The largest of South-Sea cultured pearls can go upto 22 mm!