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Introduction to Pearls

An introduction to pearls will cover the many different types of pearls. A short history of natural and cultured pearls, as well as their treatments and imitations. You will learn how to identify a pearl (natural or cultured) from an imitation – very handy for those op shop excursions. There will be hands on identification with lots of samples to view.

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COURSE OUTLINE

  • Pearl history
  • Cultured pearls
  • Natural pearls
  • Pearl identification
  • Pearl imitations

ESSENTIAL STUDY FOR

  • Anyone with an interest in pearls
  • Trade
  • Hobbyist
  • Pearl lover
  • Jewellery lover

COURSE DATES, FEES & ENROLMENTS

Courses are provided by Gem-Ed Australia and individual State Divisions. Select a division below to view upcoming course dates, fees and to enrol.

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