These are very vibrant, swirled rainbow colors, much more vivid than abalone. Epoxy-coated tops protect against breakage, provide stability and enhance iridescence. From New Zealand, paua shell has traditionally been used to stimulate creativity and imagination. As paua shell is a natural material, colors may vary.
Cabochons>Paua Shell>Multi-coloredCabochonsPaua ShellMulti-colored10x8mmOval8mmCoatedhttp://www.firemountaingems.com/itemdetails/h201748cbH201748CBCabochon, paua shell (coated), 10x8mm calibrated oval, Mohs hardness 3-1/2. Sold per pkg of 6.//image1.fmgstatic.com/images/p1748cbb.jpg7.627.62As Low As $0.57 per cabochon