pearls

It is not certain where the name of these jewels. Probably it was borrowed from the name of the mussel species (lat. Perna). P>

Pearls are commonly shared culture and natural. As determined by the natural pearls, which are produced without human intervention. Such pearls are extremely rare, and thus, are very expensive. The commercially are currently known. cultured pearls. This means that the pearl is formed as a result of deliberate human activity. Most tissue fragments are transplanted into individuals with particularly beautiful shells, of bivalve molluscs with less attractive. Sometimes introduced into artificial nucleus, which shortens the breeding scheme and a shape that will accept the pearl. Of course, cultured pearls are easily available and therefore cheaper. However, they are not less "real" than natural pearls. Pearls can also be divided into salt- and freshwater, the latter are much more popular. P>

History of pearls h3>

The first interest pearls can be seen in the legends that proclaimed that the first tears were basically angels. Beliefs and changed over the years came to believe that perłopławy containing the pearls were fertilized by the ocean rainbow touching the sheet. P>

Of course, as with most beautiful objects, they attributed magical and medicinal powers. Powdered pearls were to treat cardiovascular diseases, and pearl dissolved in lemon juice and milk had to treat psychiatric disorders. P>

For ornamental purposes were used already in antiquity. However, it failed to thoroughly examine the antique jewelry. Unfortunately, when attempting to touch, the age pearls changing in brown powder. P>

In the seventeenth century in Polish strings of pearls were used as hair ornaments, which was called "kanak". P>

Interestingly, the first Chinese cultures pearls founded in the twelfth century! Later, on a larger scale the Japanese began to produce pearls, which in the twentieth century, almost entirely completed acquisition of natural pearls. P>

Pearl ornament every woman h3>

Pearl centuries adorn women and men. Examples are the rulers of the crown decorated with strings of pearls or paintings and photographs of women wearing the these gems. Are simple and elegant jewelery, perfect for bracelets, necklaces or earrings. P>

Regardless of whether you wear pearls, or take care of their obróbką- remember about their proper care. As the organic material are less stable than the stones. Adverse effect on the pearls may have detergents, frequent exposure to moisture, and even cosmetics. Estimated beads retain their luster even 150 years, some of them survived even a few years. Because of the low hardness beads (2.5-4.5 on the Mohs scale), it is recommended to store in a manner ensuring lack of contact with metal objects. P>