small and iconic, the Akoya pearls of Japan are recognized world round for their small pearls of excellent luster and storied history. OCEANA\'s Akoya pearls are specially sourced in Japan from our small scale partner producers in the coastal regions of Ise and Ehime.


a reputation for pearls of legendary luster, Japanese Akoya pearls are among the worlds most beautiful variety of pearls.

art of cultivating the Akoya oyster was first mastered in 1893 and since than has been regarded as a symbol of Japanese national pride for over a hundred years.

works directly with independent Akoya pearl farmers from seaside regions of Ise, and Ehime, Japan.

November 01, 2017 by Michael Hajjar