Alagarswami, K and Qasim, S Z (1974) What are pearls and how are these produced. Seafood Export Journal, 6 (1). pp. 1-10.
A pearl is a gem and there is no place better known for pearls than the neck of a beautiful woman. In early poetic collections of Tamil literature, the beauty of Indian pearls has been mentioned so for€efully that pearls formed one of the earliest objects of India's foreign trade with Egypt. Rome, Greece and China.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Pearls; pearl culture|
|Subjects:||Molluscan Fisheries > Pearl oyster|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries|
|Deposited By:||Arun Surendran|
|Deposited On:||22 Feb 2011 17:32|
|Last Modified:||22 Feb 2011 17:32|
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