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 venusta roseopunctata (#4370)

F+++/Gem 70mm: Soft pinky gold tones with darker orange/gold spotting & pink terminals, a lovely piece!

Diver collected -Recherche Archipelago – South coast Western Australia.

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Cypraea friendii kostini (#4364)

Gem- 68mm; A stunning large specimen, beautiful shape, colour & quality!

A very heavy, solid & mature specimen.

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Cypraea friendii vercoi lentiginosa (#4346)

Gem 66mm: Easily one of the very best examples of this rare form that I have handled in recent times! Superb quality & all the classic hallmarks of the form. Collected by diver in deep water off Eclipse Island, south coast of WA…

Cypraea friendii vercoi candida (#4329)

F++/F+++ 74.2mm. Beautiful fresh blue/grey colour with strong lateral banding, cream margins with goldy coloured spots & terminals! A nice sized shell, no chips or algae etc, it does have the dorsal growth line but shows exceptionally well…

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Cypraea eludens (#4323)

F+++/Gem 68.4mm. A spectacular & large dark heavy & mature shell with classic blue dorsal halo & lovely base colours to boot!!!

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Cypraea jeaniana aurata (#4293)

Gem- 79mm. A beautiful classic aurata! Timeless…Deep water NW Australia.

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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 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…

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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Cypraea friendii vercoi candida (#4073)

F+++ 76.4mm. Here we have a really lovely example of the the elusive candida form! Classic pale blue /grey colouration with darker banding visible, heavy & mature shell with perfect terminals & a shallow growth fault on the lower right side near margin. Collected by diver, south coast WA.

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