Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Akoya pearls of Japan

Story image for akoya pearls from The Peak Singapore

All you need to know about pearls, nature's prettiest band-aid

The Peak Singapore-May 21, 2017
Mikimoto is also closely linked with the Akoya pearls of Japan, known for being classically white and round, but it carries other popular types as ...

Brilliant colors, subtle flavor of noble scallops in Ehime

The Japan News-Jan. 14, 2019
For many years, the cultivation of Akoya oysters, which are used for producing pearls, thrived in the area, but in 1996, large numbers of them ...
Story image for akoya pearls from Reuters

Japan pearls in peril amid recession, competition

Reuters-Jun. 8, 2009
MIE, Japan (Reuters) - Japan's akoya pearl industry, which began in the 1890s when Kokichi Mikimoto created the world's first cultured pearls, ...
Story image for akoya pearls from Daily Telegraph

Broken Bay Pearls at centre of new study

Daily Telegraph-Feb. 13, 2018
Broken Bay Pearls at Woy Woy is the only Akoya pearl farm in NSW and the annual pearl oyster seeding period is well underway this month.

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