Origin: South Seas, Japan, China, Persian Gulf, Australia
Lore: Throughout their long history, pearls have endured as mysterious and highly cherished gifts of the deep, described in most ancient literature as dew from the moon, related to moon goddesses, and thus associated with the feminine.
Mystical: The pearl is said to improve self-worth and help people see themselves. 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.