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 (#5273)

Gem- 65.5mm: An exceptional example of this rare deep water Zoila! Dorsum has a beautiful pale eggshell bluish tone with just a scattering of small spots, orange at terminals and the typically very heavy, porcelain white base.

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Cypraea venusta roseopunctata (#5269)

Gem- 76.4mm: Another beauty, and very nearly the twin of #5267

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Cypraea venusta roseopunctata (#5267)

Gem- 73.7mm: Beautiful soft pink with darker orange spotting & pink terminals! Always hard work finding them this nice…

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Cypraea venusta roseopunctata (#5265)

F+++/Gem 77.4mm: A large inflated specimen, pale pink dorsum, nicely speckled pattern with the classic rich pink terminals!

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Cypraea venusta roseopunctata (#5263)

F+++/Gem 73.4mm: This is a classy looking specimen with the pale cream dorsum & dark choc spotting!

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Cypraea rosselli satiata (#5241)

Gem- 51.5mm: A stunning piece! Lovely dorsal colour & nicely flaring margins…

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Altivasum hedleyi (formerly flindersi) (#5235)

F+++/Gem 168mm: Here we have one of south western Australias enduring deep water rarities! Only very rarely are they ever collected alive & this is a lovely large example with vibrant pink/orange colour.

A very impressive addition to any shell collection….

Cypraea venusta roseopunctata (#5129)

F+++/Gem 61mm: As beautiful pink/orange specimen from the inshore dwarf population of Starvation Boat Harbour on the south coast of Western Australia! Only very rarely do we find specimens as nice as this with such superb colour! Perfect shape & proportions…

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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!