Each of the large pearls on this 16-inch strand has a subtle blend of silver and violet tones. Try using them with dark beads or links to create a nice contrast. These pearls come on a 16-inch strand. Because freshwater pearls are a natural material, they will vary slightly in size and color. Always take pearls off their original string, rinse and dry thoroughly before using. Feel free to browse the rest of our freshwater pearls.