Learn About Pearls
Exploring Nature's Pearlescent Treasures
A pearl is a unique gemstone that is formed within the tissues of mollusks, most often oysters and mussels. When these creatures encounter an irritant like a grain of sand, they respond by coating it with layers of nacre, known as a blend of calcium carbonate and organic materials. Over time, this process gives birth to a pearl of exquisite beauty.
June's birthstone, the pearl, symbolizes purity, new beginnings, and untarnished beauty. Its calming properties promote serenity, while embodying the grace and femininity of the divine. Pearls represent love and marriage, reflecting profound connections. They also inspire wisdom and self-discovery, guiding personal growth and integrity.
When choosing pearls, it's important to consider factors such as size, shape, color, luster, surface quality, and overall uniqueness. Each type of pearl has its own distinct characteristics and charm, allowing you to select the perfect pearl jewelry piece that matches your personal style and preferences.
At Ben David Jewelers, pearls are treasured for their natural beauty and iridescent luster. They have been used for adornment and as symbols of wealth and elegance for centuries. Whether you're looking for classic pearl strands, delicate earrings, or statement rings, our collection has something to suit every occasion and taste. Continue exploring our pearl jewelry collection today and discover the timeless beauty of these exquisite gemstones