What is a Mabe Pearl?

Link Bracelet - Mabe Pearl Jewelry SetMabe pearl pronounced (mar-bay) has a distinct hemispherical shape, which is grown against the oyster shell, rather than inside its soft tissue. Colors range from light pink to blue. It takes about 2 – 6 years to culture each Mabe pearl, which are carefully graded according to size, luster, color, and other quality characteristics, when they are harvested.

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