This fusion of iridescent crimson reds and black were once alive. Abalone is an edible shellfish that actually only has one shell. Because of the shells beauty, it is often used in jewelry. Even young Apache girls wear the Abalone shell on their forehead during their coming-of-age ceremony into womanhood during the Sunrise Ceremony. The beauty and uses of Abalone are entrenched in decades of history. Wear your Red Abalone Bracelet proudly and coordinate it with the Sterling Silver Red Abalone Pendant.