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 friendii kostini (#5127)

F+++/Gem 63.2mm: A spectacular shell, just like a miniature vercoi candida with it’s soft eggshell blue colour, but with the classic, heavy kostini shape & characteristics!!! A beauty…

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Cypraea venusta roseopunctata (Gold form) (#5111)

F+++ 75.6mm: Beautiful soft pink colour with strong orange/gold spotting! A shallow dorsal growth imperfection, but it’s an exceptional piece…

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Umbilia armeniaca (#5109)

Gem- 107.5mm: A stunning XL specimen with superb colour, pattern and shape! Quite a rarity at this size and quality today!

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Umbilia armeniaca (#5098)

Gem 106.6mm: A stunning XL specimen with superb colour, pattern and shape! Quite a rarity at this size and quality today!

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Cypraea venusta roseoimmaculata (#5088)

F+++/Gem 78.4mm: Beautiful big & inflated specimen with soft peachy pink colour tones!

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Cypraea friendii friendii DWARF (#4955)

F+++/Gem 49.8mm: A genuine rarity today, particularly below the magic 50mm threshold! A very special little shell…Collected by diver 1-2m on sponge/sea grass, Dunsborough WA.

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Cypraea venusta episema (#4931)

F+++/Gem 79.5mm: Here we have a beautiful & impressively large specimen from the shallow water, Geographe Bay population! Exceedingly rare approaching the 80mm size range today…Large dark spots & the classic slender Geographe Bay shape.

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Cypraea marginata ketyana bataviensis (#4892)

F+++/Gem 52.4mm: An exceptionally attractive example of this rare form! Lovely dorsal pattern & colour, broad, heavy base also with very nice colour & pattern…

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Cypraea friendii insulata (#4582)

F+++/Gem 89.1mm Beautiful big “old school” insulata with the classic broad, flattened & calloused base! Diver collected in shallow water – Israelite Bay-  South coast WA

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Cypraea venusta roseoimmaculata (Rare colour variant) (#4522)

F+++/Gem 71.7mm/ A stunning & exceptionally rare colour variation of this beautiful Zoila! Not the typical classic pink, but a lovely creamy yellowish tone with faintly darker lateral banding over the dorsum. By diver, Recherche Archipelago, south coast of WA.

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