The natural, freshwater pearl, considered as the largest documented baroque pearl in a snail-like formation, is believed to have originated inside a freshwater mussel species in the Tennessee river, which was invaded by a snail parasite.
The Queen Mary Brooch, an excellent example of conch pearl jewelry, loaned by Georges Ruiz, P. Lancon S. The top pearl is carats and the bottom carats. Conch pearls were particularly popular in Europe during the early twentieth century.
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