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- Sitting on sterling silver studs these wonderful tear drop abalone are an ideal accessory to add movement and a flash of colour to your outfit. Abalone The thick inner layer of the shell of molluscs is composed of nacre (mother-of-pearl), which in many species is highly iridescent, giving rise to a range of strong changeable colours, which make the shells attractive to humans as decorative objects such , jewellery, and as a source of colourful mother-of-pearl. Farming of abalone began in the late 1950s and early 1960s in Japan and China. The principal abalone farming regions are China, Taiwan, Japan, and Korea. Abalone is also farmed in Australia, Canada, Chile, France, Iceland, Ireland, Mexico, Namibia, New Zealand, South Africa, Thailand, and the United States.
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