Pearl Grading

Welcome to our guide on pearl grading. Pearls, treasures from the depths of the ocean, come in various shapes, sizes, colors, and qualities. Understanding the pearl grading system is essential for anyone looking to make an informed purchase. This guide will walk you through the factors that determine a pearl's quality, including luster, surface, shape, color, and size. Whether you're a jewellery enthusiast, a buyer, or simply curious about these exquisite gems, this page will provide insights into the intricacies of pearl grading, empowering you to appreciate the uniqueness and value of each pearl you encounter.

Ikecho Australia Grading System
These are exceptional Pearls with very high to excellent lustre. They have a flawless complexion, with excellent shape and perfect colour. They are very rare and command very high prices.

These are excellent Pearls with beautiful lustre and have very good to excellent complexion. They are highly sought after and very popular.

Ikecho Australia only sell pearls graded AA or occasionally higher depending if available.

These are outstanding Pearls with a very good to excellent lustre and minimal marks.
B, C
These have numerous marks, poor complexion, average / poor lustre.


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