Leighton Lam Designs
Shiva Shell Earrings
Stainless steel wire with operculum shell.
This high polished shell is shaped the operculum of a seashell. The operculum is like a foot and serves as a sort of trapdoor to close the mouth of the shell when the soft part of the animal is retracted. It is found on beaches throughout the pacific, no live shells are used to make them.
Made in Hawaii