Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Some ama also dives for Akoya pearls

Story image for akoya pearls from Hong Kong Tatler

Party Favours: Festive Jewellery For A Show-Stopping Christmas

Hong Kong Tatler-Dec. 20, 2018
Dazzle guests at every holiday shindig with this selection of festive necklaces, brooches, dramatic earrings, sculptural bracelets and ...

Story image for akoya pearls from The Jewellery Editor

Boucheron's new high jewels are fit for a snow queen

The Jewellery Editor-Jul. 22, 2017
... adorned with more than 2,000 Akoya pearls. Taking centre stage is a 78.33-carat Santa Maria aquamarine, chosen because it resembles the ...
Story image for akoya pearls from The Japan Times

Japan, Bahrain to conduct research on Persian Gulf pearl oysters

The Japan Times-Apr. 30, 2013
Japan and Bahrain will jointly study pearl oysters in the Persian Gulf in a ... will examine up to 30,000 “akoya” pearl oysters and other species ...
Story image for akoya pearls from South China Morning Post

Freediving fisherwomen of Toba, Japan, preserve an ancient tradition

South China Morning Post-Aug. 4, 2016
Some ama also dives for Akoya pearls, particularly during the time when pearls were revered for their medicinal qualities as well as their beauty.

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