Like all gemstones, pearls have a special symbolic meaning. They have been considered good luck and have symbolized purity, chastity, humility and innocence, because the beginning of life is a simple grain of sand that becomes a precious gem. Formerly, it was thought that pearls were "tears of the moon". Black Tahitian Pearl 8 mm. braided with 6 strands. You can choose your favorite metal and your size.