DID YOU KNOW THAT...?
The word Nacre gets its name from the Arabic “naqqarah”, which means shell or seashell. There is no artificial substitute for nacre. Its imitation is made from a synthetic material, plastic in origin, called nacarine.
The best mother-of-pearl comes from mollusks such as abalone, snails and oysters that are found in tropical seas, mainly around Australia, the Philippines, South Sea Islands, Panama and Baja California. Mother-of-pearl is also formed in the same way in mollusk shells in European waters.
White with iridescent reflections.
PROTECTION: It is said that mother-of-pearl has the power to bring balance to our character and boost our energy, acting as a good luck charm to ward off evil.