The shell is renowned for its deep scintillating blue green and turquoise colours and is often worked into jewellery. The iridescent shimmering lining of certain shells is known as the Mother of Pearl, it is so named as it is used to seed cultured pearl. The spectacular lining and its ability to be easily carved into various shapes makes mother of pearl shell popular in the making of jewellery today. Mother of Pearl continues to maintain enormous popularity in jewellery design with beads of Freshwater pearl.
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