Evaluating factors
Size
Color
Shape
Lustre
Blemishes
Matching
Pricing

Blemishes

Line

Blemishes: as with all species of pearls, surface blemishes are visible to the unaided eye. Unblemished pearls are extremely rare. Most pearls will have some pits or bumps, and the amount of blemishes and location of blemishes are important.

Black Tahitian Blemishes Chart

Unblemished
(clean)
Very slightly Slight Blemished Very Blemished

Sunset

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