Nouveau Pearl Drop Pendant Pewter Pendant £20.50 New stock arriving soon. Nouveau Pearl Drop Pendant Nouveau necklace with pearl drop – Pewter openwork detail necklace with a cultured freshwater pearl drop on 16.5″ chain Cultured pearls can be divided into salt-water and freshwater varieties, they account for over 95% of world pearl production. Freshwater pearls are grown in mussels when a nucleus of shaped mantle from another mollusc is placed inside. A mussel can grow between 10 and 20 pearls! Traditional metaphysical properties for the June birthstone pearl are modesty, chastity and purity. The pearl is also used to enhance personal integrity. Width: 83mm Height 36mm Supplied in a satin and velvet-lined gift box. The venerable alloy of pewter is made of 92% tin, with copper and antimony to harden it and enhance casting. All of our St Justin Pewter products are LEAD FREE. Lifetime Guarantee As with all St Justin products, this item comes with a lifetime guarantee. If there is a fault in the workmanship, we will repair or replace it free of charge. Simple.