Friday, June 1, 2018

Gemstone of June: THE PEARL


Gemstone of  June:  THE PEARL

The pearl is a symbol of femininity, originating in China, Japan and Tahiti. Coveted for its softness and its pearlescent reflections. The pearl is a mother of pearl formation made by some marine animals whose colors can vary from a bright white to a cream, a light pink or a deep black ...
 
Keshi pearls bridal earrings by Catherine Marche ©
The pearl was the symbol of femininity and marriage in ancient Greece.
  
Appreciated for their beauty and rarity, pearls have been venerated for thousands of years in cultures all over the world, from China to India to the Arab world and imperial Rome.

According to Indian belief, pearls had the power to give speech to mutes, they also give great vitality to those who wear them.
 
white baroque pearls necklace by Catherine Marche worn by this bride as a hair band
The white pearl is the most common but their color can vary: the white pearl has pearlescent reflections, ivory or cream, the pearl of Tahiti black reflections bronze, green, pink.

The pearl is a gift for the third wedding anniversary, it is also the birthstone of the month of June.

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