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  1. Tahitian treasures offer a touch of mystery

    Posted Nov 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Wilson Lau

    ... makes black pearls an ideal material for unconventional jewellery designs. Most black pearls are from Tahiti in French Polynesia and some are cultured in New Caledonia and New Zealand, says Tom ... on the quantity, gives the resulting pearl a basic colour ranging from black to grey, according to Perles de Tahiti GIE, an organisation based in French Polynesia which promotes Tahitian pearls worldwide. ...

  2. Na?r Skincare

    Posted May 16th 2006, 12:00am by Suzanne Harrison

    ... extracted from a species of pearl oyster in French Polynesia. With the National Centre for Science Research and the National Museum of Natural History, she devised a cocktail using proteins found ...

  3. Tahitian pearls

    Posted Aug 21st 2006, 12:00am by Karen Ting

    ... Karen Ting Expert advice on watches and jewellery Most cultured black pearls come from Tahiti and the neighbouring islands of French Polynesia in the South Pacific Ocean, and are commonly known as Tahitian pearls. But not all black pearls are cultured. They can be freshwater pearls that have been dyed black. Look at the lustre, surface quality, colour, shape and size when judging ...



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