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Jewelry with black pearl of Tahiti and certificate of authenticity ; Fake pearls can be polished when quality of their surface is not satisfactory then tinted, irradiated or undergo a treatment to modify colors and luster.Even on Tahiti, trade in counterfeits has appeared and some local dealers are abusing the naivety of tourists by selling counterfeit,

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Wild animal / Mollusk / Shell (Mollusca)

Wild animal / Mollusk / Bivalve / Lamellibranche / Oyster / Pearl Oyster (Pinctada sp) / Black Lip Pearl Shell (Pinctada margaritifera)

Natural resources use / Agriculture / Agricultural activity / Aquaculture

Individual / Nobody

Shot / White background

Natural resources use / Agriculture / Agricultural activity / Animal breeding / Shellfish farming / Pearl farming


Consumption / Consumer good / Luxury good

Organism / Morphology / Morphology (zoology) / Shell

World sea and ocean / Pacific Ocean / South Pacific Ocean

Matter (substance) / Matter (zoology) / Pearl

Matter (substance) / Matter (zoology) / Mother-of-pearl

Oceania / Polynesia / French Polynesia / Tuamotu-Gambier (archipelago) / Tuamotu (Archipelago) / Rangiroa

Material / Object / Jewel

Shot / Overview

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Protostomia / Inarticulata / Mollusca / Conchifera / Bivalvia / Lamellibranchia / Pteriidae / Pinctada

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