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IRIDECENT EXHIBITION

September 13 12:00 am - February 1, 2020 11:59 pm Free

This exhibition, at Cobb+Co is showcasing Nacre (pronounced ‘NAY-ker’ or ‘NAK-ra’), also referred to as ‘mother-of-pearl’, is the iridescent lining found on the inner shell of many molluscs including pearl oysters, several marine snails and some cephalopods such as the nautilus species. As a commodity, nacre has been collected, used, traded and sold across land and sea for millennia, with the exhibition said to be priceless.

 

 

Event Details

Start: September 13, 2019Time: 12:00 am
Ends: February 1, 2020Time: 11:59 pm

Organiser

Cobb+Co Museum

Venue

Cobb+Co Museum: 27 Lindsay Street
Toowoomba,QLD4350

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