Spider Giant Seashell

SIZE:  250-300mm (Range)

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SKU: BC8023 Category:

Description

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

Name:Lambis Truncata 

Classification: Lightfoot

Location: Indo-Pacific Oceans

Large species of spider conch, popular feature for interior design and window dressing.

“Spiders” are part of the conch family which are salt water gastropods that 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.

Conch Shells in History: In Mayan art large conches were used as paint and ink holders for scribes, as bugles and hand weapons.

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.