Wide curved paua shell strips for rosettes
- 8 pieces 24mm (15/16") long
- Curved segment 125mm (5") diameter
- 3.2mm (1/8") wide
- 1.0mm (0.039") depth
As a guide a dreadnought size guitar will need 16 strips (2 sets) for a full rosette
Paua shell is used frequently for fingerboard inlays, headstock logos and decorations. Paua has a darker and richer colour than other abalones with hues of green, blue, pink, purple and red.
(Please wear a dust mask and use protective equipment as bone or shell dust can be dangerous.)