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 friendii (#5592)

Gem-  Exceptionally attractive colours on this beauty, almost a toffee colour! Always very difficult  finding nice size & high quality…

Cypraea venusta roseopunctata (#5586)

F+++/Gem 71.2mm. Soft apricot pink colours with darker pink terminals and orange gold pattern! Recherche Archipelago, south coast WA!

Cypraea friendii vercoi (#5570)

Gem- 81.2mm. Stunning deep water shell! Exceptionally heavy, solid calloused base, slightly extended/stretched with a lower than usual (flattened) profile & beautiful blue colour/pattern. A standout specimen!

Cypraea venusta episema (#5535)

Gem 78.8mm: Absolute perfection, colour, shape, size and proportions! They don’t come any better….Rich dark colour and pattern, with classic shallow water Geographe Bay slender, tapering shape. A rare &  very exceptional specimen!

Cypraea venusta episema (#5528)

F+++/Gem 71.9mm: A lovely specimen from Cape Naturaliste SW Australia. Greyish cream dorsum with choc spotting…

Large, high quality specimens are a rare find today!

Price: AU$POR ( USD | EURO )

Cypraea eludens (#5522)

Gem- 61.3mm: A classic & very attractive eludens specimen! One of the most beautiful of all the Zoila species…

Price: AU$POR ( USD | EURO )

Cypraea venusta episema (#5515)

Gem- 77.7mm: A magnificent large example of the Geographe Bay population! Lovely inflated shape with choc spotting over light pink dorsum! So rare to find them this large &  this beautiful today…

Cypraea venusta roseopunctata (#5499)

F+++/Gem 66.2mm: Pale creamy colour with dark gingery spotting & touch of mauve at terminals! Unusual & very attractive piece…

Cypraea thersites (#5489)

F+++ 95mm: Spectacular BIIIG dark shell from Kangaroo Is SA! So hard to find them this large…

Cypraea venusta roseopunctata/immaculata (#5473)

Gem-  75.5mm: Lush, deeeep rich pink colour on this one! Mature with lovely inflated, beautifully proportioned bulbous/inflated shape, dark pink terminals and exceptional base colouration/striations…