Set in 14K yellow gold, this exotic and fashionable white Japanese Akoya cultured pearl earring features a perfectly round, perfectly clean 8mm pearl. A staple of any woman's wardrobe, a pearl earring is a classic style that can accompany her throughout all the important occasions of her life. Famed for their long history of pearling, Japan harvests the finest quality pearls in the world exhibiting the most luster. This earring features your choice of A, A+, AA or AAA quality Japanese Akoya cultured pearls by selecting from the menu below. Unlike gems that are extracted from the earth and polished, the pearl is the only gem originating from a living organism. American Pearl is widely regarded as perhaps the most reliable and honest source of wholesale pearls anywhere in the world.