Demystifying Jewellery

I am confused as to the many types or pearls and their significance, can you help me?

Pearls, the various types
Dear Connoisseur,

Pearls are created by oysters, mussels and clams. Natural pearls form when an irritant works its way into the shell. The creature secretes a fluid as a protection against this irritant. This 'nacre' is deposited in many layers, and the pearl is formed.

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