These are natural freshwater baroque pearl focal beads with exceptional luster. What are baroque pearls you ask.... baroque pearls can be a little irregular in shape or a very abstract pearl. Baroque pearls can be freshwater pearls or saltwater pearls. A cultured pearl or naturally occurring pearl can have a baroque shape too. So to sum it up, baroque pearls are pearls with an irregular, uneven or non-spherical shape. It's all about the shape of the pearl folks. These lustrous white baroque pearl beads average 28mm in size. No two pearl beads are alike in size or shape, and there in lies the beauty of baroque pearls. he hole measures 2mm, perfect for some of your thinner leather or cords. The pearl in the image is representative of the one you will receive, we have included a second picture of the group so that you can see the variety. These unique baroque pears are one of a kinds that we are sure you will love designing with.