Blue-Green Abalone (Paua Shell) Necklace and Earrings
Perfect for evenings out, the colors in this necklace and earring set are gorgeous blues and greens and purples. Always changing hues, depending on the lighting and surroundings, it is very difficult to photograph as the beautiful colors are never truly captured.
The necklace is 18 inches long with a 2 inch gold-filled extender chain. The drop on the earrings is 1-1/2 inches.
Paua is a species of abalone that is found exclusively off the coasts of New Zealand. It is sometimes referred to as sea opal or marine opal. The paua is known for being the most colorful of all the abalone species and displays intense colors. The colors can be green, pink, or purple and blue, and gold or crimson toning is often present.