Bear Conch Shell

SIZE: 30-40mm (range)

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SKU: BC9026 Category:

Description

All of our Seashells are 100% Genuine, from sustainable and ethical sources,  with a Certificate of Authenticity

True conch species are salt water gastropods which vary in size from small to very large. Most species live on warm sandy bottoms in tropical waters in Indo-Pacific Oceans, and many are economically important as food sources.

In Mayan art large conch shells were used as paint and ink holders for scribes, as bugles and hand weapons.

Strombus urceus Linne

SIMILAR TO SEEN: The image shows an example of the single specimen you will receive. This will be picked from our stock box graded and with a size within the minimum and maximum size range indicated. It will not be the exact specimen in the photo, the colours, shape, size and style may vary as with any natural item. To guarantee the specimen  you receive will be representative by that in photo.