Non-nacreous Pearl--An Unusual Conch Pearl
Strombus gigas or "Queen Conch"
Conch pearls can be found in a variety of hues including the pastel melon color seen in this large non-nacreous pearl. Minute graining can be seen on its surface.
Weighing approximately 13.7 carats and measuring 13.0 x 12.0 x 11.0mm