THE SHELLS

Enjoy browsing through these pages for a variety of select quality specimen seashells, I hope you find something interesting...

Zoila Exceptional - POR Volutidae Strombidae Turbinidae Cypraeidae Muricidae Various Conidae Bivalves Haliotidae Pectinidae Ranellidae

 

Cypraea rosselli f. abrolhosensis (#4284)

F++/F+++ 60.5mm. A large & spectacular specimen from this elusive population! Several natural imperfections but terminals perfect…A very impressive piece!

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Cypraea eludens (#4279)

F+++ 56mm. Lovely colours on this little eludens!

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Cypraea thersites (#4269)

F+++/Gem 100.7mm. GIANT! One of the largest thersites specimens I have seen in many many years…Collected by diver from Thorny Passage South Australia in 1994! Exceptionally rare this size today…

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Cypraea venusta (#4264)

F+++/Gem 64.9mm. This is a beautiful piece from the small inshore population of Munglinup Beach on the south coast of WA!  Soft fleshy pink with darker orange spotting…

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Timbellus bednalli (#4258)

F+++/Gem 75.6mm w/op. The famous “Butterfly Murex” A large & exceptionally nice quality specimen! An enduring rarity…

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Volutoconus grossi grossi (#4253)

F+++/Gem 93mm Spectacular large, dark pink coloured specimen, trawled off Sandy Cape Q’Land 1998!

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Cypraea thersites contraria (#4236)

F+++ 70.5mm. A very attractively coloured/patterned piece & very heavy! Trawled from the Great Australian Bight, south Australia.

Cypraea jeaniana aurata (#4221)

Gem-88mm. Spectacular large inflated shell with lovely symmetrical shape, broad base & nicely speckled dorsum…Just how we want them!

Cypraea marginata ketyana hypermarginata (#4215)

F+++ 50.5mm. A lovely example of this rare form with strong base colouration & nicely flaring margins! A classic piece…A couple of discreet natural growth imperfections, no chip.

Cypraea rosselli satiata (#4196)

Gem- 50.2mm A superb example of this rare north western Australian form!