Origin: South Seas, Japan, China, Persian Gulf, Australia
Lore: Ancient Roman legends say that pearls were thought to be the tears of the gods. The first known source of pearls was in the Persian Gulf and the ancients in that region believed pearls were a symbol of the moon and had magical powers.
Mystical: The pearl is said to improve self-worth and help people see themselves clearly. It is an emblem of modesty, chastity and purity, and symbolizes love, success and happiness. Pearls attune the wearer to ebb and flow of life. They are calming and centering, giving the power of love, money, protection, and luck.