Indigo Colored Freshwater Pearl Beads
Size: 15 in Strand
Bead Size: 1 cm rounds
Product Type: One of Multiple
Cultured Freshwater Pearls are farmed in China in brackish water along the coastline. They are produced using freshwater mussels, which can produce up to 25 pearls inside a single shell!
These Freshwater Pearl beads have an excellent iridescent sheen that flashes subtle colors with every movement. The overall color is a vivid indigo with portions of purple to blue, and each pearl measures approximately 1 cm around. These dark pearls have plenty of depth and character, they would be ideal in a wide variety of projects!
Freshwater Pearls, in ancient folklore, were once thought to be the tears of gods and goddesses; in China they were rumored to be from Dragons; and it is believed that the Queen of Sheba would have pearls ground into her drinks to prevent poisoning.
Due to the nature of natural products, color, size, and style may vary slightly from the photos listed. You will receive product similar to those in the listing.