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-colored16x12mmOval12mmCoatedhttp://www.firemountaingems.com/itemdetails/h201750cbH201750CBCabochon, paua shell (coated), 16x12mm calibrated oval, Mohs hardness 3-1/2. Sold per pkg of 4.//image1.fmgstatic.com/images/p1750cbb.jpg8.328.32As Low As $0.94 per cabochon