Rich red and black patterns swirl beneath the surface of this 15mm round paua cabochon, making it an excellent choice for a contemporary design. This cabochon features actual paua shell layered between black resin and transparent red resin. The red resin forms a slight dome shape typical of cabochons. Try gluing this cabochon to fashion accessories or adding it to handmade pendants. Paua shell comes from New Zealand, where its beautiful patterns and iridescent properties have made it popular with tourists. Feel free to browse for other cabochons.