DESCRIPTION A real paua shell and its out shell has been hand sculpted in clay and created into a drop necklace. Sterling silver-plated at 3 microns.
PAUA STORIES– Blue Paua (Blue Abalone) is an endemic (indigenous) marine mollusc that can be found around the coast of New Zealand. Paua symbolises all of what it means to live in this beautiful country. - Paua shells are also a symbol of home as they were once the dwelling place for marine creatures. A meaning piece of jewellery to keep your thoughts at ease and remind yourself that you will always have a safe haven wherever life may take you.- Paua’s iconic internal lustre also represents true inner beauty that never fades away but grows & matures with time.
OTHER DETAILS - shell height: approx 15mm - chain: adjustable, 40-50cm/16-20in long, sterling silver or gold plated sterling silver - packaging: charcoal black cardboard box
PROVENANCE Paua shells have been sourced from a sustainable and ethical local paua farm. These shells have not reached full maturity so have been sustainably repurposed for jewellery.
ONE-OF-A-KIND JEWELLERY We work with natural elements to create pieces that are one-of-a kind. What you receive might not look exactly the same as what is pictured, but each piece will share your individuality and uniqueness!