cultured pearls


The process of creating pearls by inserting a piece of tissue in the centre of the oyster to help create pearls under controlled conditions, instead of the accidentally occurring natural pearls.

Alternative label

  • cultured pearl

  • producing pearls

  • creating pearls

  • a cultured pearl

  • finishing pearls

Skill type

  • knowledge

Skill reusability level

  • cross-sector skills and competences

Optional skill/competence of



Concept URI