To decide a pearl’s worth, there are five commonly known factors which can help jewelers: shape, luster, colour, size and surface blemishing. Only finest quality pearls having highest ratings in each of these factors can carry the name of Mikimoto.
Following are the special factors of Mikimoto pearls
This can be seen very easily with our naked eye. Generally, pearls that are perfectly round in shape are quite rare.
However, few pearls may still enjoy their uniqueness like for e.g. baroque pearls, that are often off-round, asym