Pecten Heishi Necklace and Earrings Set
These pastel color necklace and earrings are made with natural, 11mm Pecten Shell Heishi. The Necklace is 20” , strung with shell heishi in between the Pecten Shell and then finished with brown heishi and a silver metal lobster clasp. Choose from 3 different earring styles using 6mm Pecten heishi.
Pecten shells or scallops are among the most popular group of molluscs for seashell collectors because of their wide variety of forms and colors. There are nearly 500 different recent species known, divided in 4 families. They all conform to the general pattern of 2 valves with an almost round outline, ribs radiating like a Roman comb and two ears on each side of the shell.