Abalone Shell Rims & Pieces 2"
Thin pieces of abalone shell, about 2"/2.5 cm long, with a weight less than 1 oz/20 grams.
An abalone shell is the shell of a marine mollusk called an abalone, which is commonly found in oceans around the world. The shell is highly prized for its iridescent, colorful appearance and is often used for decorative and functional purposes. In many cultures, abalone shells are considered to have spiritual significance and are used in various rituals, such as smudging and cleansing. Abalone shells can be purchased in various sizes and shapes, and are often used as containers for burning sage, palo santo, and other herbs or incense during spiritual practices. They can also be used as decorative pieces in home decor or jewelry making.
Abalone shells are relatively durable and not considered fragile. They are made of calcium carbonate, which is a fairly strong and stable material. However, like any natural object, they can still be damaged if dropped or subjected to forceful impacts. It is also important to handle abalone shells with care to avoid damaging the delicate iridescent layer on the inside of the shell, which is highly valued for its beauty.
Abalone shells are said to provide guidance and calm the mind and emotions. They are said to be a sacred symbol of the sea and are associated wth the element of water and have the energy of the moon. They are believed to help connect to higher states of consciousness.
No information here is intended to diagnose, treat or cure ailments or afflictions of any kind. One should always consult a medical professional if a serious issue presents itself.