ABALONE SHELLAbalone is a shell from the family that includes clams, scallops, and others. Abalone shell is traditionally used to hold smudge sticks.
Abalone is associated with the first three chakras.
This colorful shell is purported to be especially useful for handling and calming emotional situations, and be very soothing to the emotions. Having abalone nearby when working through an emotional situation with someone is said to be beneficial, and to promote cooperation. Abalone is reported by intuitive sources to stimulate psychic development and intuition, and promotes imagination in a healthy way.