Broken Bay Pearl Farm: Experience pearls at the shell-ar door

By Joanne Karcz
Updated July 27 2022 - 10:32pm, first published July 25 2022 - 7:30pm
Experience pearls at the shell-ar door

"You get more pearl for your dollar," Liz Grist as says with a smile as she demonstrates sizing pearls by passing them through a sieve. A size 7.5 pearl may be fractionally smaller than an 8. A teardrop pearl has more nacre (mother of pearl) because of its shape. But, "a teardrop is not worth as much as a round pearl" adds Grist.

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