Spiny Oyster Lapidary Slices Chips 1/4 Pound
Natural Spiny Oyster Shell lapidary rough with the unmistakable oranges and red-orange colors with white banding. Spiny Oyster Shell has been used in jewelry and art by Native Americans for many centuries and tribes living in the interior of the continent traded with coastal tribes for this brightly colored resource. This lot Spiny Oyster Lapidary rough comes in a variety of sizes that can be used for inlay, cabbing and beads. The color ranges from mostly bright oranges to red orange with plenty of nature's textures and patterns. The sizes mostly fall within the 1/2" inch to 1-1/2" range, but there are some smaller pieces and fragments due to settling. Check the photos closely to see get a good idea of the size range. There are many large workable pieces. Each 1/4 pound lot will include a range of sizes. Sold in 1/4 pound lots. Natural Spiny Oyster Shell brings energetic color that pairs especially well with the blues and greens of Turquoise!